“Might ‘retracted’ an invite to Lavrov to go to Britain. Besides he hadn’t accepted it within the first place,” spokeswoman Maria Zakharova wrote on her official Fb web page.
Talking in Parliament on Wednesday Ms Might stated Britain would revoke the invitation and droop all deliberate excessive degree bilateral contacts between London and Moscow, in response to the poisoning of former Russian double agent Sergei Skripal on its territory.
Britain additionally introduced the choice to expel 23 Russian diplomats over the assault, wherein a extremely poisonous nerve agent was used.
Russian President Vladimir Putin’s spokesperson on Wednesday rejected Britain’s accusations, calling them “unfounded” and saying they don’t seem to be primarily based on proof.
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