US expels 15 Cuban diplomats

(VOVWORLD) - The Trump administration on Tuesday expelled 15 Cuban diplomats from Washington after a string of health incidents affected 22 US diplomats in Havana. 
US expels 15 Cuban diplomats - ảnh 1 The US expels 15 Cuban diplomats from Washington  (Photo: VNA)

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said the order ensures equity in diplomatic activities, referring to the incidents as “an attack by sound waves”. A State Department official said the 15 Cuban diplomats will have a week to leave.

Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez denounced the decision as “unjustified” and “politically motivated”. 

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