Reuters, Wednesday, March 12, 2014 4:53 PM
Russian politicians Aleksandr Sidyakin
and Mikhail Markelov
have demanded that the United States be kicked out of this year's World Cup in addition to having its
membership with world soccer's governing body FIFA terminated, Reuters reports. In an open letter to FIFA, the politicians cited aggressive actions against Yugoslavia, Iraq and Libya as well as
attempts to encroach on Syria, as reasons for asking for the ban.
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