Greece recalls Ambassador from Moscow, said a source
The Ministry of foreign Affairs of Greece withdraws from the capital of Russia its Ambassador Andreas Fryganas, said Last news on the last working day of the week, a source in the government.
according to the interviewer Agency, such decision was made by himself, the foreign Minister of Greece Nikos Kotzias.
A source told that after a few days Fryganas return to Athens, the capital of Russia will be sent another Ambassador, but as long as it is not known when it will happen.
data on the recall of the Ambassador confirmed the Greek diplomatic Source.
The official comment of the foreign Ministry to get until failed.
The Ambassador's recall came at a time of decline in diplomatic relations of two countries after the mutual expulsion of Greek and Russian diplomats. The relations of the countries
Moscow denied the allegations and promised that these steps will not remain without reaction. As said Minister of foreign Affairs Sergei Lavrov, the conclusion on the expulsion of Russian diplomats were taken, under strong pressure from those " who wish to form from any country of the participant of anti-Russian front ".
subsequently Moscow took mirror measures regarding the Greek diplomats. The Greek foreign Ministry, explaining the actions of the Russian authorities, who called the Russian Federation " friend of Turkey-in-arms ". In Athens also told that Moscow has steadily moved away from the position corresponding to the level of friendship and cooperation that had characterized Relations between Greece and Russia for over 190 years. The Greek foreign Ministry on the last working day of the week released a report in connection with the retaliatory measures of Russia on the expulsion of Russian diplomats. The Greek foreign Ministry called the Russian Federation "friend of Turkey-in-arms," said that Moscow has steadily moved away from the position corresponding to the level of friendship and cooperation that had characterized Relations between Greece and Russia for over 190 years. For reviews of Athens, Russia is not aware that Greece has its own desires and criteria in international politics. Athens called the response of the capital of Russia " arbitrary and vindictive ".