About: diplomatic tension

Global Europe 20-04-2022

Russia will retaliate if its Warsaw embassy cannot work, Russian envoy warns

Russia will retaliate against Poland if its embassy in Warsaw stops working because it cannot receive fresh funds from Moscow, its ambassador warned on Tuesday (19 April).
Global Europe 16-04-2022

Russia expels 18 diplomats from EU’s Moscow mission in retaliatory move

Moscow has expelled 18 employees of the European Union's delegation to Russia in retaliation at Brussels' expulsion of 19 Russians earlier this month, the foreign ministry said in a statement on Friday (15 April).
Global Europe 24-03-2022

Russia says Poland destroying relations with expulsions, vows tough response

Russia accused Poland on Thursday (24 March) of trying to destroy bilateral relations by expelling 45 of its diplomats, and said it would respond harshly.
EU-China 11-08-2021

EU condemns sentencing of Canadian for spying in China

The European Union on Wednesday decried the jailing of Canadian businessman Michael Spavor for 11 years in China for spying, saying he had been denied a "fair trial".

Migration crisis on Spanish-Moroccan border sparks diplomatic row

Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sánchez has pledged to safeguard the territorial integrity of the Spanish exclaves of Ceuta and Melilla after 6,000 migrants from Morocco entered Spanish territory, EURACTIV’s partner EFE reports.