Us closes consulate in Russia


Trump decided to close the last two U.S. consulates in Russia [the trump administration decided to close the last two U.S. consulates in Russia] the Washington Post reported on the 19th that the trump administration had informed Congress of its intention to close the last two U.S. consulates in Russia. The U.S. State Department informed members of Congress last week that it would permanently close the U.S. consulate in Vladivostok, Russia’s far east city, and temporarily suspend the operation of its Consulate in Yekaterinburg, east of the Ural Mountains. The notice was sent to Congress on December 10.