Moscow says 96 Russians expected to leave United States due to expulsions

December 30, 2016 17:05

MOSCOW - Russia's Foreign Ministry said on Friday that a total of 96 Russians, including expelled diplomats and their families, were expected to leave the United States due to the latest sanctions on Moscow, TASS news agency reported.

Washington earlier said it was expelling 35 suspected Russian spies and imposing sanctions on intelligence agencies it believes were involved in hacking during the 2016 US presidential election.

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