The Bulgarian Foreign Ministry announced that it intends to expel an employee of the Russian Embassy in Sofia.
A diplomat from the Russian Embassy in Bulgaria will be declared persona non grata.
This was announced on Thursday, April 29, by the Bulgarian Foreign Ministry.
Earlier, the Russian ambassador was summoned to the Bulgarian Foreign Ministry “for a serious conversation.”
Bulgaria also requested legal assistance from Russia in the investigation of explosions in warehouses and an attempt to poison Bulgarian citizens, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the republic addressed the law enforcement agencies of Russia, RIA Novosti reports.
The Russian Foreign Ministry stressed that Russia will respond to the expulsion of the diplomat from Bulgaria.
Earlier, law enforcement agencies in Bulgaria announced suspicion against six Russian citizens in connection with the investigation of the explosions at the country’s military warehouses.
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