The official representative of Russian foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova

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MOSCOW, may 29. /TASS/. The situation with the Russian diplomats in Moldova and shows a paradoxical situation in that country. This was stated by TASS, the official representative of the Russian foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova.

She noted that the Embassy of Russia in Kishinev received a note to the foreign Ministry of Moldova on declaring several Russian diplomats persona non grata. “Today, followed by a statement of the President of Moldova with the condemnation of those, in his words, “outrageous actions”, – said the official representative of the Russian depodesta. “The situation is paradoxical, but it is significant – it is obvious that the work of the Russian diplomats it does not apply, and demonstrates the development situation in Moldova”, – said Zakharov .

Five diplomats of the Russian Embassy in Moldova declared persona non grata in this country, reported to journalists the Ministry of foreign Affairs and European integration (MFAEI). “The document is still under study. While we can’t comment on that,” he said in an interview with the interviewer. TASS, Russian Ambassador in Chisinau Farit Mukhametshin.

The President of Moldova Igor Dodon has condemned the government’s decision and stressed that it is directed against actions of the head of state on restoring relations with Russia.