Police broke up an unsanctioned gay rights rally in central Moscow on Saturday, detaining around 20 people, including anti-gay campaigners who attacked the activists.
Russia has imposed an entry ban on 89 European politicians and military leaders, according to a list seen by Reuters.
Russian President Vladimir Putin has sent a telegram to FIFA President Sepp Blatter congratulating him on his re-election, the Kremlin said on Saturday.
Finland's government aims to maintain good relations with neighboring Russia, but it condemns the annexation of Crimea and will comply with EU positions on the Ukraine crisis, its new foreign minister said.
Alexander Alexandrov and Yevgeny Yerofeyev find themselves pawns in the deepest confrontation between Moscow and the West since the Cold War.
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