Peskov urged not to believe the rumors about the Russians seeking asylum in the United States
MOSCOW, may 3 — RIA Novosti. Press Secretary of the President of Russia Dmitry Peskov said that the move is unlikely to trust the information about the alleged record number of Russians requested asylum in the United States, must be approached carefully to these figures.
“In any way. We don’t know how reliable they are. Let’s just say, the sea of false information, very carefully to all the figures to come. To trust it is hardly possible”, — said Peskov told reporters on Thursday, responding to a question in the Kremlin can comment on media reports about the record number of Russians requested asylum in the United States.
With reference to the statistics Service, citizenship and immigration, U.S. has reported that in 2017, there were more than 2.5 thousand applications for asylum.