Smoke from Russian consulate San Francisco for sluitingsdeadline

Smoke from Russian consulate San Francisco for sluitingsdeadline

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Just in front of the Russian consulate in the U.s. city of San Francisco, the doors must close on Friday evening (local time) black smoke from the chimney of the building observed. The burning chimney is remarkable, because at the moment it is 35 degrees Celsius.

Because of the smoke, the fire brigade alerted, but who saw on the spot that the chimney was. Russian employees are possible in place of paper to burn, that not the hands are allowed to fall of the United States.

According to a Russian spokesperson of Foreign Affairs, the Us security service of the building Saturday, namely search.

In the consulate are also a number of apartments. The inhabitants, among whom are children of the diplomatic staff, were asked for ten to twelve hours somewhere else to go, Mary said Zacharova.

The U.S. determined this week that the consulate on the west coast close. That was a reaction to the expelling of a large number of American diplomats from Russia.

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