Zakharova promised that Russia would take retaliatory measures to Moldova’s decision concerning the Russian embassy staff cut.
The Russian Foreign Ministry spokesperson said that the decision of the Moldovan authorities was another step to destroy bilateral relations with Moscow, tass.ru reports.
Russia will not leave unanswered Moldova’s decision to reduce the Russian embassy’s staff, which is another step of Chisinau towards the destruction of bilateral relations. Russian Foreign Ministry speaker Maria Zakharova said this at the briefing.
“We deem these steps ungrounded and unfriendly, it will not go unanswered. This is another step towards the destruction of bilateral relations on the part of the Chisinau regime,” she said, commenting on the Moldovan decision.