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The earthly policeman gets ready to disperse rallies. No guessing who is first. France's goalkeeper Hugo Lloris emerged first to cheers from supporters along with his team's two reserve keepers. The group posted a second statement later with three women, one wearing a pink balaclava, reading a statement acknowledging police had relaxed somewhat during the tournament but calling for greater restrictions on their powers. They have joined Russian President Vladimir Putin, and the presidents of Belarus, Moldova, Gabon and Sudan. Play resumed and France quickly took a 4-1 lead with goals from Paul Pogba and Kylian Mbappe in the 59th and 65th minutes before Mario Mandzukic pulled one back for the Croatians in the 69th. Image copyright Reuters Image caption One of the pitch invaders high-fived France's Mbappé Four members of the Russian punk activist group Pussy Riot have been jailed for 15 days for disrupting the World Cup final by running onto the pitch.

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World Cup: Pussy Riot protesters jailed over pitch demonstration

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At half-time the group changed into their police uniforms in the toilets. France has scored with the first real chance of the World Cup final as Mario Mandzukic headed a free kick into his own net. It also cited the Russian poet, artist, and performer Dmitri Aleksandrovich Prigov. Alyokhina was also detained in August 2017 in the Siberian city of Yakutsk after protesting with another Pussy Riot member against the imprisonment of Ukranian film-maker Oleg Sentsov. Of course, Butler left the Timberwovles under inauspicious circumstances in late 2018, and the narrative has long been that the 29-year-old star has thought Minnesota's young stars were soft. Fans in the capital Zagreb crammed into squares and streets and were full of hope and cheering until the last moment.

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Pussy Riot claims responsibility for dramatic on

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But because the Warriors center has yet to play this season, he hasn't had a chance to wear his new kicks in game action. Reports of Williams going to the Jets began as early as last week, but in the last two days, it seemed the contract got held up. Some of Russia's World Cup legacy is already falling down. Some Croatia fans have turned up wearing water-polo caps in national colors, something which became a national trend when defender Vedran Corluka wore one following a head injury at the 2016 European Championship. France has clinched its second World Cup title with a 4-2 win over Croatia in a dramatic final in Moscow featuring a series of firsts and a pitch invasion orchestrated by Russian protest group Pussy Riot.

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Pussy Riot World Cup protesters get 15

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After their release, the activists founded an independent media outlet that advocates for political prisoners and have continued to speak out against Putin and other leaders, including Trump and British Prime Minister Theresa May. Though television network Fox Sports was quick to turn cameras from the rogue fans, a photo later surfaced on social media of Mbappe high-fiving one of the women -- who was later identified as a member of the Russian feminist punk rock protest group Pussy Riot. There's context here, of course. The match, which France won 4-2, was watched from the stands by Putin and the French and Croatian presidents. Pussy Riot is often misidentified as a punk group, which is, in fact, only one of its many guises. Croatia has never before gone past the semifinal stage.

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Pussy Riot charged in protest at World Cup final

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France leads Croatia 2-1 at halftime as it works toward its first World Cup title in 20 years. But to avoid criticising what's going on in Russia today is wrong. That means forward Andrej Kramaric remains on the bench. In the immediate aftermath of Williams's extraordinary loss to Naomi Osaka, she insisted that she saw her row with chair umpire Carlos Ramos in gender terms. France went on to win 4-2. Pussy Riot released a statement, on Twitter, that claimed responsibility for the World Cup action.

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The French president joined the victorious Les Bleus in their Luzhniki Stadium locker room, gave a speech, had fun with star midfielder Paul Pogba while being filmed for Snapchat, and struck a dab pose for defender Benjamin Mendy. Was this the best final? Pogba made a lengthy diagonal, cross-field pass to Mbappe, who sped up the right flank. It was the 12th own goal of the World Cup, an all-time record, and the first ever in a World Cup final. Wearing Croatian team jerseys and waving flags, fans have filled up the central square in the capital Zagreb some two hours before the game kicks off in Russia. Doncic has been a resident of Spain since he was 13, and as such he has needed to complete specific schooling as required by Spanish law. They were accused of violating the rules for spectators at sporting events and wearing police uniforms illegally. The first half ended with thunder rolling over Moscow after France regained the lead from an Antoine Griezmann penalty in the 38th minute following the first use of video review in a World Cup final.

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World Cup 2018: The Moral Clarity of Pussy Riot’s Protest

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You not only ensured the fans free movement, but you prevented any kind of incident prevented any kind of expressions that could be characterized as showing hatred. It is also the same court that tried the exiled businessman Mikhail Khodorkovsky, who there around the time of the Pussy Riot trio's trial. It is already the highest-scoring World Cup final since France won its only previous title in 1998, beating Brazil 3-0. Security forces are on the ready throughout France, which celebrated Bastille Day on Saturday, with 110,000 police on duty. Just after Croatia goalkeeper saved Kylian Mlbappe in the 52nd minute, four people emerged from the other end of the field. In a video message recorded on a plane and posted to Facebook , Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic says in Russian ''You are great hosts.

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World Cup Pussy Riot pitch intruders jailed for 15 days

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The coach added he didn't expect any significant changes to his staff. President Donald Trump's high-stakes with Putin in Helsinki. Though social media featured both video and stills of the protest, American television viewers watching the game live missed much of the Pussy Riot action. The Russian punk rock band and arts collective for the on-field protest during the 2018 between France and Croatia. Fans have wrapped the square's monument in national red-and-white colors. As soon as he did, the fireworks started golden glitter exploded all over the players.

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The Latest: Pussy Riot charged in protest at World Cup final

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The average goals per game in Russia was 2. He denies the charges and has been on a hunger strike since mid-May. Croatian fans gave captain Luka Modric and his teammates a similar greeting minutes later. Russian President Vladimir Putin has formally passed the torch to Qatar for the World Cup in 2022. Stewards tackled the three women and one man who charged onto the field simultaneously in the 52nd minute of one of the world's most viewed sporting events. More and more, he's learning the gravity of his words, even as they come to be strangely prophetic in a season that could be slipping away. Image copyright Reuters Image caption The activists L-R : Verzilov, Nikulshina, Pakhtusova, Kurachyova Activists Veronika Nikulshina, Olga Kurachyova and Olga Pakhtusova are being held in a jail in the south of Moscow.

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World Cup: Pussy Riot protesters jailed over pitch demonstration

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Jorge Sampaoli is out as Argentina coach, two weeks after his team was beaten by France in the World Cup round of 16. Croatia fans appear to have the French outnumbered as their country plays in its first final. Irving wanted the immense expectations, engineering his way out of Cleveland and out of the shadow of the game's preeminent player, so his voice would hold the most weight and his hands could steer a championship contender. The message is not intended to be subtle. A video circulated on Russian social media after the match appeared to show two of the protesters, still in police uniforms, being harshly interrogated at a police station. Nobody will ask for your permit or accreditation.

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