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    The Russian Foreign Ministry's spokeswoman underscored that Donald Trump is not pro-Russian but a pro-US politician.

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) – Moscow does not believe that the process of restoration of relations with Washington will be easy, Donald Trump is a pro-US, not pro-Russian, president, Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said Thursday.

    "I do not believe that it will be easy. [Trump] is a person who is the president of the United States. He is not pro-Russian, he is pro-US, and he will defend his country’s interests," Zakharova told a briefing.

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