The state Department commented on Putin’s decision on U.S. diplomats

The U.S. Department of state has seen statements by the Russian President Vladimir Putin’s refusal to expel from Russia American diplomats in response to similar actions by Washington.

This review was given by the representative of the American foreign Ministry.

“We have seen the statements of President Putin. We have nothing to add”, – quotes Agency the words of the representative of the state Department.

As reported, the Russian foreign Ministry made the proposal to Putin to declare 35 American diplomats in Russia, persona non grata. Recall, the US imposed new sanctions against Russia in connection with cyber attacks. In addition, the U.S. 35 expelled Russian diplomats and their families.