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    Rex Tillerson, nominated by US President-elect Donald Trump, is a person of pragmatic thinking, such people do not have innate anti-Russia stereotypes, Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said Thursday.

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) — Tillerson announced on Wednesday he would be stepping down as the head of the ExxonMobil company.

    "Speaking of business people, and Mr Tillerson really is a member of this cohort, these are people with very pragmatic thinking … Most importantly, such people do not have innate anti-Russia, or anti-anything bias," Medvedev told Russian television channels.

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