A person who refused to give her name checks a sign on the door of the Russian consulate on March 26, 201
SEATTLE – The Trump government's decision to close the Russian consulate in Seattle angered many Russian immigrants on Monday, and some of them rushed to their offices in the hope of getting passports, visas and other important ones Documents
Many procedures handled by the Consulate require personal attendance, and because the administration also closed the Consulate of San Francisco last September, the only remaining facilities in New York, Houston and Washington, DC  The closure On 2 April came the United States of America and more than a dozen European nations sent Russian diplomats as punishment for Moscow's alleged poisoning of an ex-spy in Britain. The Seattle Consulate was responsible for handling inquiries from people in Alaska, Idaho, Iowa, Minnesota, Montana, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota, Washington, Wisconsin, and Wyoming.
Copyright 2018 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, transmitted, rewritten or redistributed.