Tuesday 1 August 2017
August 01, 2017
Cold War Archive: U.S. Diplomats In Moscow Have Endured Without Support Staff Before
Russian President Vladimir Putin has ordered the United States to reduce the staff of its diplomatic missions by 755 people in the latest twist in souring relations between the two countries. The situation brings to mind late 1986, when the Soviet authorities suddenly barred Washington from hiring Soviet citizens to work at its missions.