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One who fears or dislikes Russia or its people or culture.

Rus′so·pho′bi·a n.


a person who feels intense and often irrational hatred (Russophobia) for Russia or the former Soviet Union, its political system, etc
ˌRussoˈphobic adj
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When George Hayward approached the RGS for sponsorship for an expedition to Kashgaria in 1868, he found vice president Henry Rawlinson to be a well-informed Russophobe.
We hope that the EU agencies will find the strength to abandon strategizing Russian policy based upon the principle of 'lowest common denominator', and will stop blindly following a small but extremely aggressive group of Russophobes within the European Union," the minister stressed.
We are not ruling out any steps, so to say, to bring to their senses those presumptuous Russophobes who are setting the tone on Capitol Hill today," Russia TV quoted Ryabkov as saying.