The British Embassy building stands in front of the Russian Foreign Ministry in Moscow. Russia has ordered the UK to reduce the number of its diplomats in Moscow. Photo: AP

Moscow orders Britain to cut ‘just over 50’ more diplomatic staff as ex-spy poisoning row escalates

It comes after 23 British diplomats were already ejected from the country, after frosty relations deteriorated further over the poisoning of Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia

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The British Embassy building stands in front of the Russian Foreign Ministry in Moscow. Russia has ordered the UK to reduce the number of its diplomats in Moscow. Photo: AP
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