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    Russian Ambassador to US will attend at the upcoming presidential inauguration of Donald Trump, a diplomatic source said Monday.

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) — Russian Ambassador to US Sergey Kislyak will represent Moscow at the upcoming inauguration of Donald Trump as new US president, a diplomatic source said Monday.

    "No deviations from existing protocol are expected. The ambassador [to the United States] will represent Russia at Donald Trump's inauguration, as it has been a norm for many years at similar events in the US," the source told RIA Novosti.

    Trump, 70, will be sworn in as the 45th US President on the steps of the US Capitol on January 20.


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