Russian Overseas Minister Sergei Lavrov admitted that workers of Russian diplomatic establishments may very well be evacuated.
Talking at a press convention after the talks with British Overseas Secretary Liz Truss in Moscow, Sergei Lavrov stated:
“By the way in which, we already assume that the Anglo-Saxons could be planning one thing in the event that they evacuate their workers from the territory of Ukraine. We checked out their actions and, in all probability, we’d additionally advise non-essential personnel of our diplomatic establishments to go away dwelling for some time,” the minister stated, stressing that he couldn’t vouch that the UK was not planning something.
In late January, the British authorities started to evacuate a few of their workers from the embassy in Kiev because of the “rising menace from Russia.” In a commentary to BBC Information, British officers stated there have been no particular threats to the diplomats. Nonetheless, about half of the diplomatic workers will go away Kiev resulting from fears of the Russian invasion of the nation.