Italian Ambassador summoned from Moscow-English

(ANSA)-Rome, June 21-Russian ambassador to Italy Giorgio Stares was summoned to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Moscow on Tuesday, Leah Novosti reported.

According to the report, the ambassador entered the ministry with members of his team.

Prime Minister Mario Draghi’s government has supported Western sanctions on Russia after the invasion of Ukraine and has provided military support to Kyiv.

Last month, Moscow expelled 24 Italian diplomats in retaliation for Rome’s expulsion of 30 in April for national security reasons.


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