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TV host Vladimir Posner said that the Russians, after moving to the United States, in his opinion, cannot become an American, and Vice versa. As reported in the blog of a journalist, he answered the question during one of their meetings.
“I can say only one thing — you will always be a foreigner. Keep this in mind. No matter how you learned English, what are your successes — you never American will not” — said Posner.
According to the moderator, to leave the country only when no longer can live there. “Because if I grew up here — this is my country, my language, my family is here. All mine,” said Posner. However, the reporter noted that leave for a better life is a slightly different approach.
He added that the same can be said about the American who comes to Russia, “he will never be Russian.” “It is necessary a priori to understand,” concluded the presenter.
Posner previously listed things that are depressing it in Russia. In particular, he called apathy, laziness, lack of Russians of citizenship and feelings that they themselves are responsible for the country.
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