The foreign Ministry of Ukraine according to the materials of the security Service declared persona non grata by the acting Consul General of Russia in Odessa.
"In accordance with article 23 of the Vienna Convention on consular relations, the Ministry of foreign Affairs of Ukraine handed over to the Russian side of the note with the requirement urgently to leave the territory of our country, the Acting Consul General of Russia in Odessa. As said the head of the SBU, Vasyl Hrytsak, the decision was taken because of the incompatibility of His diplomatic activities, as well as for violation of the provisions of the Convention ", - reported in SBU report on the Internet representation offices.
according to the security Service, the Russian diplomat had already left the territory of Ukraine.
His name is not reported.