The Consul General of Russia in Estonia Dmitry Kazennov and Consul Andrei Surgayev were handed a note that demanded them to leave Estonia.
The information on the deportation of Russian consuls was confirmed by the Estonian Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
At the same time, the Russian Embassy in Estonia has not yet commented on the information.
According to the press secretary of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Estonia Sandra Kamilova, the country’s Foreign Ministry confirms the information about handing the notes to Kazennov and Surgaev, but does not provide further comments.
The Russian Foreign Ministry told the TASS agency that the expulsion of Russian diplomats would not be left without an answer and called it “another unfriendly and unjustified act.”