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Russian diplomat to be expelled from Ukraine

(CNN) -- Ukraine has ordered the expulsion of a Russian naval diplomat following alleged spying activities this week, Ukraine's Foreign Ministry said on its Facebook page.

The statement said the attaché was detained "while he was committing spying activities on April 30th."

The ministry said diplomat has to leave Ukraine as soon as possible.

Journalist Victoria Butenko contributed to this report

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