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Kremlin says may retaliate against U.S. over expulsion of Russian diplomats

Moscow is also waiting for the return of two diplomatic compounds seized in the United States during the same espionage scandal, Yuri Ushakov, a Kremlin foreign policy aide, said, according to Reuters. "We are waiting for the return of Russian diplomatic property

Putin: Russia will not expel US diplomats

"The Russian diplomats returning home will spend the New Year Holidays with their relatives and dear ones. At home. We will not create problems for US diplomats. We will not expel anybody," Putin said in a statement circulated by the Kremlin press