59% of Russians have a negative attitude towards the appearance of very rich people in their country. A further 39% are indifferent to the phenomenon, while only 6% are pleased by it and a mere 3% proud of it. These are the results of a poll carried out by the All-Russian Public Opinion Research Centre. One in four Russians views the mega-rich with hatred and one in five with irritation.
1600 people, aged over 18, took part in the poll.
Representatives of the Ministry for Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation commented on the state of affairs in the Sea of Azov
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