Zakharova said in a statement Friday, "American special services intend on September 2 to carry out a search of the consulate in San Francisco including of the apartments of employees who live in the building and have [diplomatic] immunity".
It said Secretary of State Rex Tillerson phoned his Russian counterpart, Sergey Lavrov, "to inform him that we had met their required reduction in size by their deadlines".
"Moscow will closely study the new measures announced by the Americans, after which our reaction will be conveyed", the Russian foreign ministry said in a statement. They may be reassigned to other diplomatic or consular posts in the US.
Russia's consulates in New York, Seattle and Houston will remain open.
Lavrov defended Russia'sdecision to cut US diplomatic staff as reciprocal reaction to the USA expelling Russian diplomats last December. When Russian President Vladimir Putin announced the USA diplomats were being expelled, Trump responded by saying, "I want to thank him because we're trying to cut down the payroll".
Lavrov said Moscow would react to the decision once it has finished analyzing the USA order, the Associated Pressreported.
The U.S. had to reduce its diplomatic staff by 755 people. President Trump reluctantly signed the sanctions into law. A State Department official said they would have "sufficient time" to pack their things and move out.
An administration official told reporters in a background briefing that "for a variety of reasons" the consulate in San Francisco had been selected for closure.
"We treat these developments as a blatantly hostile act, a grave violation by Washington of global law, including the Vienna Convention on Diplomatic Relations", said the Russian statement. Each country will now host three consulates of the other.
The US staff have till Friday to leave the country.
Tuesday, Pyongyang launched an intermediate-range missile, identified by the North Koreans as the Hwasong-12, over Japan. North Korea is believed to have conducted a test after a magnitude 5.7 natural disaster was detected earlier Sunday.
Things only got worse when Iheanacho sent Nigeria leading with his 77 minute goal , making it four goals to nothing. Nigeria travel to Youande for the fourth group game against Cameroon which will be played on Monday, September 4.
Donald Trump is donating $1million of his own money to charity for the victims of Hurricane Harvey, the Daily Mail reports. President Donald Trump is pledging $1 million in personal money to Harvey storm relief efforts.
"We had an idea that the bulk of the money would come back but the present 99 percent is a surprise for most of us", he said. The old notes were allowed to be deposited in banks, with unusual deposits coming under income tax scrutiny.
I remember watching him against Spain under Fabio [Capello] so we are going back quite a long way since he made his debut. ENGLAND boss Gareth Southgate says Harry Kane will not be satisfied until he is the world's best striker.
But with his team clinging to a 37-34 lead late in the third quarter, Pigrome left the game with an apparent leg injury. But what goes around comes around - Hill returned to the end zone on a 65-yard return of Poona Ford's blocked kick.
He and his wife, Sarah, were forced to file for bankruptcy, and he began a long struggle to pay off his taxes and creditors. Berman and his wife adopted a son, Joshua, as well, who died of a brain tumor in 1977 at the age of 12.
It shut down Wednesday as Harvey made a third landfall in southwest Louisiana, bringing flooding to the Port Arthur area. He continued, "As gas prices go up refineries around the globe are seeing incentives to send gas to the United States".
Trump didn't blame Pak afghanistan, says David Hale
USA officials worry that if Pakistan becomes an active foe, it could further destabilise Afghanistan and endanger US soldiers. According to sources at Foreign Office (FO), Islamabad is not in favour of worsening its relations with the US.
Kenya court overturns election result
The move to nullify an election was unprecedented on the African continent . "This is a precedent-setting ruling", he said . In 2007, following his defeat, more than 1,000 people died in violent clashes across the country.
Lenovo's Mixed Reality Headset Is Called The Explorer
Among the few it mentioned, Windows Story Remix will allow users automatically turn a collage of images into a cohesive narrative. Terry Myerson , head of the Windows group at Microsoft , promised that this fourth update to Windows 10 would be the best yet.
CC Sabathia fired up in Yankees' victory over Red Sox
NOTES: Toronto 1B Justin Smoak (calf) sat out, and 3B Josh Donaldson also did not play, just to give him a day off. Using a sharp slider, Sabathia struck out six. "I think it's who he is and what's made him so great for so long".
Shock as Kenya court cancels election result, demands re-run
However, violence broke out as opposition activists cried foul in days of unrest which claimed the lives of at least 28 people. During the ruling, Maraga said the court found no evidence of misconduct on the part of the third respondent who is Kenyatta.
Chelsea Target Fernando Llorente Pulls On Tottenham Shirt
Spurs have reportedly spent £12.1 million for the 32-year-old Llorente and is having his medical examination done today. However, they are now willing to do business with Wilfried Bony linked with a return to the Liberty Stadium.