Kremlin: Putin to attend FIFA Congress ahead of World Cup
Tuesday, 12 June 2018 MOSCOW (AP) — The Kremlin says RussianPresident Vladimir Putin will attend the FIFA Congress on the eve of the World Cup opener. The congress in Moscow is set to choose the host or hosts for the 2026 World Cup. The United States, Canada and Mexico have combined for one bid, and Morocco is the […]
The World Cup will kick off in Russia on Thursday and bring the ‘greatest show on earth’ to the Kremlin’s doorstep. As Jacob Greaves reports, Moscow has had to prepare for the event while coping with damaging Western sanctions.
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