At express co uk by Lizzie Stromme
A US official, speaking on condition of anonymity, said Vladimir Putin’s representatives had been ordered to leave over Russia’s alleged interference in the Presidential Election in November.
The west held is breath in anticipation of the Russian President’s response to the drastic measure - but the steel faced leader retaliated by congratulating Mr Trump and saying he hopes “Russia and the US can take real steps to restore ties” once the businessman takes the Oval Office.
Despite Mr Putin brushing off the Barack Obama’s decision, Hopkins was less than impressed as she told her LBC listeners he should be sticking to “trying to act like the coolest guy on the planet”.
She roared: "If I was going to predict Obama's behaviour in the dying weeks of his presidency, it would be that he'd committed all of his time to social media, being a bit of a goof, trying to act the funny guy.