“More new waves of refugees hit Europe with every new war started or provoked by the West,” he wrote on Telegram.

Pushkov recalled that such a situation was observed in Iraq, Libya, Syria, Afghanistan and Ukraine.

“France has long surrendered under this pressure (refugees -


),” the senator added.

In December, the UN estimated that more than 7.89 million Ukrainian refugees have arrived in Europe since the start of the special military operation.