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Russia signals rainbow flags tolerated at World Cup

MOSCOW / November 30, 2017 (AP)(STL.NEWS)  — Spectators will be allowed to fly rainbow flags at the World Cup, Russia’s top anti-discrimination official for soccer indicated on Thursday. Alexei Smertin, the Russian Football Union official and a World Cup ambassador, said spectators won’t be affected by a Russian law prohibiting “propaganda” of homosexuality to minors. “There … Continue reading Russia signals rainbow flags tolerated at World Cup