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    Russian Government orders British Council to close down its offices outside Moscow

    From the BBC website................

    BBC NEWS | Europe | Russia to limit British Council

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    Students will be hard done by.Not many expats work for the BC,mostly russian teachers,that's what Sky News said.

    Didn't they have some problems before about this??
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    And if it's completely lawful?

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    A spokesman for the British Embassy said: "Any action against the British Council would constitute a serious breach of international law and would deprive Russians of cultural and educational resources."
    Russia Orders British Council To Suspend Operations |Sky News|World News

    This should get even more interesting now,lets see what England does next.

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