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Russia Denies Visas for Teachers at Anglo-American School in Moscow

Jul 16, 2019 - The New York Times

MOSCOW — Russia’s Foreign Ministry has recently denied visas for teachers at a school in Moscow run by Western embassies, in what American officials suggested was an effort to exert political pressure on the United States by curtailing schooling for children of diplomats.

It is not clear why the Russian government denied entry to 30 teachers, about one-fifth of the teaching staff at theAnglo-American School of Moscow; the Foreign Ministry did not respond to written questions on Tuesday...