Caspian International News Agency– Following the tensions between Moscow and Washington, the former US ambassador to Russia has been banned from traveling to this country.
Today (Saturday), it has been reported that the former US ambassador to Moscow, who has taken a strong stance against the Russian government after completing his job in Russia and the Ukraine crisis deepening, has been banned by Russian officials from entering the country.
According to Reuters, Michael Mcfaul himself, and other sources connected to Russian foreign ministry, have confirmed the news of his ban.
This news has come through while the two countries, from some times ago, have banned some of the officials of Russia and US from traveling to their countries, because of the tensions between Washington and Moscow.
Mcfoul had been the US ambassador to Russia from 2012 to 2014, and had been one of the committed supporters of Hillary Clinton in the 2016 election campaigns.
(Translating by Negar Lotfi)