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The State Department of the USA has spent 52 thousand dollars for curtains


The U.S. Department of State has paid installation of special curtains in the residence of the Plenipotentiary Representative of the USA at the UN Nickey Hayley. The New York Times reports about it. Material for curtains and the mechanism of their opening have totally cost the state almost 53 thousand dollars (3,5 million rubles). The penthouse of the Plenipotentiary Representative occupies the whole floor: its area — more than 550 square meters. Panoramic windows overlooking New York — important plus for carrying out in him official actions. The curtains paid from the budget cost 29,9 thousand dollars. The State Department has spent 22,8 thousand more for the mechanism of their automatic opening and closing. Installation of curtains in apartments took place from March to August of last year — in that time when Rex Tillerson, at that time the United States Secretary of State, has suspended hiring of new employees, has carried out large-scale reductions and has suggested to cut down the budget for 31 percent. Materials on teme16:08 — on December 13, 2016 Administramption президентаКто will operate America together with Donald Trampomnekotorykh of officials such expenditure of budgetary funds hasn't arranged: "How you can say to diplomats that their basic needs can't be met, and at the same time spend more than 50 thousand dollars to order of curtains for the Plenipotentiary Representative in the UN?" — Brett Bruen who was engaged in diplomatic work during the presidential term of Barack Obama has asked. The representative of State Department Patrick Kennedy has answered this claim, having explained that curtains will be used for years and were necessary both for safety, and for the entertaining purposes. "From servants [Nikki Hayley] at her only the coming housemaid, and an opportunity to quickly open or close curtains is very important" — he has explained. In addition, it is reported that rent of such big room costs the United States in addition 58 thousand dollars (3,9 million rubles) a month. It is more than important news in Film of Day Telegram-channel. Subscribe!

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