Embassy Russia V Washington V Telegram- the channel reported that USA banned Russian diplomats from participating in the meeting of the International Grains Council in New Orleanswhich took place on January 24.
“By such an act, the United States clearly demonstrated that it is easily ready to violate its obligations as the host of multilateral meetings,” the diplomatic mission emphasized.
The embassy added that the American authorities are limiting official trips of Russian diplomats within the country, officials State Department refuse properly submitted requests for business trips outside of Washington without giving reasons.
The diplomatic mission called on the United States authorities to soberly assess the consequences of such a course and take a responsible approach to the functions of the organizer of international meetings.
Previously the Russian embassy sent a note to the US State Department with a request to strengthen security measures around diplomatic missions and consular offices of the Russian Federation due to regular provocative actions.