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September 5, 2022 8:26 pmby The Kyiv Independent news desk

Russia’s Foreign Ministry stated on Sept. 5 that, due to the U.S.’ “ever-expanding personal sanctions” against Russian citizens, Moscow has banned 25 U.S. citizens from entering Russia, including Penn and Stiller who traveled to Ukraine to meet with President Volodymyr Zelensky in June. Stiller, a UNHCR Goodwill Ambassador, called Zelensky his “hero.”

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