The Trump Administration today expelled 60 Russian intelligence and diplomatic officials in New York and Washington, and also closed the Russian consulate in Seattle, as punishment for the recent nerve agent attack on a former Russian spy in England. On March 4, Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia were poisoned in Salisbury, England with the Novichok nerve agent, and the British government concluded that the Russian government carried out the attack. 14 EU nations joined the U.S. today in expelling Russians from their countries. We have LIVE COVERAGE of the Trump administration’s expulsion of Russian officials.
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