The European Union flag flies among others in front of St Basil's Cathedral in Moscow on Thursday. Moscow has kicked out 60 US diplomats after more than two dozen countries ordered out over 150 of its own envoys in response to an attack on a former spy. Photo: AFP

Russia expels 60 US diplomats and shuts St Petersburg consulate amid ‘cold war’ warning

Russia has promised to eject the same number of foreign diplomats from its borders that other countries kicked out of theirs

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The European Union flag flies among others in front of St Basil's Cathedral in Moscow on Thursday. Moscow has kicked out 60 US diplomats after more than two dozen countries ordered out over 150 of its own envoys in response to an attack on a former spy. Photo: AFP
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