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    Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov that Russia accepted a million Ukrainians, refugees from Donbass.

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) — About a million Ukrainian refugees entered Russia over the past year, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said Monday.

    "I note that Russia holds second place in the world after the United States when it comes to the number of entering migrants. Over the last year, we accepted a million Ukrainians alone, refugees from Donbass," Lavrov said at a joint press conference with his Italian counterpart Paolo Gentiloni.


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