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8/13, 3:09 AM (Source: TeleTrader)
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Russia to cut US ties if declared state sponsor of terrorism - report

Russia's diplomatic relations with the United States could be cut off if Washington designates Russia as a state sponsor of terrorism, Russian Tass reported on Friday. Head of the North American department at the Russian Foreign Ministry Alexander Darchiyev stated that if the US decides on such a move, the bilateral relations will be "past the point of return."

On Thursday, the Latvian parliament declared Russia a state sponsor of terrorism, and together with Finland and Estonia, called for Russian passport holders to be barred from entering Europe.

Baha Breaking News (BBN) / JN