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Cotton Statement on the Closure of Three Russian Diplomatic Facilities in the U.S.

August 31, 2017

Contact: Caroline Rabbitt (202) 224-2353

Washington, D.C. - U.S. Senator Tom Cotton (R-Arkansas) today released the following statement on the Trump administration's closure of three Russian diplomatic facilities in the United States:

"This is a good move by the administration and, after the last eight years, long overdue. I applaud the president for making this decision, and I encourage the administration to build on it by doing more to crack down on Russian diplomats' flagrant violations of travel rules and procedures."