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US-Russia Relations:Russia Reacts to Closure San Francisco consulate: “We warned earlier that every action will elicit a response"

The United States on Thursday ordered the closure of a Russian consulate, describing it as a response to “unwarranted” actions taken by Moscow.

The order will see Russia's San Francisco consulate shuttered and embassy operations scaled back in Washington D.C. and New York by Sept. 2.

"The United States has fully implemented the decision by the government of the Russian Federation to reduce the size of our mission in Russia," the U.S. Department of State announcement says. "We believe this action was unwarranted and detrimental to the overall relation between our countries."
Read more: Russia Reacts to the Closure of Its San Francisco Consulate “We warned earlier that every action will elicit a response."

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