12 July 2018

Greece expels Russian diplomats over alleged protest money

stripes.com

THESSALONIKI, Greece — Greece moved to expel two Russian diplomats and to block two others from entering Thursday after authorities learned that clergy and other organizations allegedly received Russian money to oppose a deal to end Greece's longstanding name dispute with neighboring Macedonia, a Greek official said Thursday. Russian authorities have been given until Friday to get the two diplomats already in Greece out of the country, the official said. It was not immediately clear if they [...]