Russia Update: Diplomats from Germany, Latvia and Poland Expelled from Russia in Tit-for-Tat

November 17, 2014
A car drives past a building of the Polish embassy in Moscow, Russia, November 17, 2014. Photo by Reuters

Welcome to our new column, Russia Update, where we will be closely following day-to-day developments in Russia, including the Russian government’s foreign and domestic policies.

The previous issue is here, and see also our Russia This Week.

Russia has expelled four Polish and one German diplomat in tit-for-tat action against the EU countries’ expulsion of alleged Russian spies. Russia has also deported a former Latvian MP who was accused of espionage.

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