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  20206

 Russia’s FM Lavrov: We have no territorial claims to our neighbors, but we will not leave Donbas residents in danger

Russia alleges it has no territorial claims to neighboring countries.

As reported by Censor.NET, this was said by Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation Sergey Lavrov in an interview to Argumenty i Fakty newspaper.

"Russia is a peaceful country. We have no territorial claims to our neighbors. We seek to be surrounded by successful, prosperous states with which we would be able to develop relations in a good neighborly spirit," he said.

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"However our efforts will continue to be aimed at preventing the "hot shots" in Kyiv from launching a new spike of violence in the country's south-east. Anyway, we will not leave Donbas residents in danger," the Russian Foreign Minister stressed.

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