Prime Minister of Moldova Pavel Philip commented on the decision on the expulsion of five Russian diplomats, which on the eve has accepted the government of the country. He said that the persona non grata they were announced, based on the intelligence information.
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The media linked the incident with the spy scandal in Moldova. As wrote “Kommersant”, one of the persona non grata became the assistant military attache of Russia Alexander Grudin, whose name was mentioned in connection with the case of the former Deputy of Parliament of Moldova Yury Bolbochan.