The move comes as the US embassy in Moscow announced it is suspending all non-immigrant visa processing for Russians until September 1 in response to the staff cuts ordered by the Kremlin, The Sun reports.
Antonov still technically is a general in the Russian Army, holding the equivalent of the USA military's five-star rank, but has worked in Putin's government for the past six years.
Kislyak, a former head of Russia's mission to North Atlantic Treaty Organisation, had been Moscow's ambassador to Washington since 2008, but hit the headlines after his meetings with U.S. President Donald Trump's campaign officials during the 2016 presidential elections became public.
The meeting later became the centre piece of the controversy over Russia's possible involvement in the election.
Antonov arrives in the United States amid ongoing diplomatic tensions over these and other issues between the two nuclear powers.
The embassy chose to take this action after Russian Federation ordered the U.S.to cut its embassy and consulate staff in Russian Federation by 755, or by two-thirds. In Russia's convoluted civilian rank system, he was the third-ranking diplomat behind Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and Kislyak. "It is a well-known logic. and this is the logic of those who organize color revolutions", he said.
NDRF DG Sanjay Kumar says about 60-70 injured people have been rescued so far and 20 dead bodies have been recovered. The Puri-Haridwar-Kalinga train went off the tracks near Khatuali on Saturday evening .
Colin Kaepernick may still be without a team , but he's finding support among some former NYPD police officers. The gathering at Brooklyn Bridge Park featured roughly 80 officers, according to the New York Times .
It was important for Glennon to get into a rhythm with his wide receivers, something he failed to do last week. Gabbert finished 14 of 25 for 174 yards with one touchdown pass, a touchdown run and one interception.
The cuts are likely to affect thousands of Russians who visit the USA every year for tourism, business, and academic programs. As part of that response, the US took back two compounds used by the Russians, one in NY and one on Maryland's Eastern Shore.
Liverpool came to the match on the back of an impressive 2-1 victory away at Hoffenheim in their Champions League qualifier game. Klavan didn't put a foot wrong at centre-back, whilst Daniel Sturridge gained welcome minutes in the front three .
Coutinho handed in a transfer request to Liverpool earlier this month as he strives to secure his dream move to Barcelona . But Dortmund have denied those claims with respect to their 20-year-old star.
Falwell Jr. praised Trump's response to the tragedy in Charlottesville last week, tweeting Wednesday, "Finally a leader in WH". Only evangelical leaders, who you'd think would be the first ones to condemn hatred, have remained silent.
Some demonstrators protested Saturday in Pretoria against Zimbabwe's president and his wife, saying she should be prosecuted. SAA says Zimbabwe has placed restrictions on its operations, affecting its flights between the neighbouring countries.
Kerr would leave Des Moines as the USA's record points scorer in the Solheim Cup . "I knew that she was going to be a fighter". The Americans are 10-5 in the biennial tournament after their biggest win since a 17-11 triumph in 1996 in Wales.
This is the 10th consecutive season that Alabama has been ranked No. 1 in the AP Poll at some point during the season. Other SEC teams in the Poll are Auburn at 12, LSU at 13, Georgia at 15 and Florida 17th.
Some parts, including small towns and mountain areas, remain under Islamic State control, especially along the border. Yahya Rasool, a spokesman for the Iraqi military, told reporters Thursday, according to NY times.
Stenson leads Wyndham by one stroke
He carded a six-under-par round of 64 to finish 21 under, one shot ahead of American Ollie Schniederjans . 17 and 18. The 41-year-old Swede, who was the highest-rated golfer in the field, hadn't won since the 2016 British Open.
Star Wars Battlefront 2 shows Starfighter Assault mode
We also spotted Boba Fett's Slave 1 flying past the Millenium Falcon, and of course Jedi Master Yoda's personal Jedi starfighter. Space battles are such a pivotal part of the Star Wars mythos and so it's great to see heroes worked into the fold.
Top US general vows to work through difficulties with China
US and South Korean military forces are gearing up to start joint large-scale air, land and sea maneuvers Monday in South Korea. Joint Chiefs of Staff , told Fang Fenghui, chief of the Joint Staff Department of the People's Liberation Army.