The Embassy in Oslo said about the difficulties for the stay of Russians in Norway

© RIA Novosti / Alexei Filippoupolitis in photobacteria of the Norwegian Parliament in Oslo. Archival photoThe Embassy in Oslo said about the difficulties for the stay of Russians in Norway© RIA Novosti / Alexei Filippoupolitis the image Bank

The presence of the Russian representatives in Norway and the dialogue becomes more difficult, said the Russian Embassy in Oslo, commenting on the situation with Russian citizen Mikhail Bochkarev.

Norwegian intelligence September 21, detained the employee of the device of the Federation Council Mikhail Bochkarev, who participated in the seminar in Oslo. He was charged with espionage. The speaker of the Federation Council Valentina Matviyenko called such actions a provocation. Later Bochkarev was released from custody and returned home.

«The presence of Russian representatives on Norwegian territory and the dialogue becomes more difficult», — stated in the message of the diplomatic mission, published in Facebook.

The Embassy stressed that the situation Bochkarev dealt a blow to bilateral relations. «We are not talking about a member of the offense. Repeat — the person accused, no less, spying. Dealt another blow to bilateral relations», — noted in the Embassy.

 

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