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Prigozhin 'dead' - what next for Putin and Ukraine?Russians have been paying tribute to Yevgeny Prigozhin after it was reported the Wagner Group leader was among 10 people who died when a private jet crashed north of Moscow on Wednesday.
Who is Alexei Navalny - the jailed Putin critic some Russians hope could overthrow him?President Vladimir Putin's most vocal critic has been handed a fresh prison term, which could keep him behind bars for another two decades.
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What are Wimbledon rules for Russians & Belarusians?As Russians and Belarusians prepare to return to Wimbledon, BBC Sport looks at the rules they must obey and the consequences if they do not.
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Ukraine boycott raises serious questions, says IOCUkraine's decision to boycott Paris 2024 Olympics qualifying events if Russians are taking part "raises serious questions", says the International Olympic Committee (IOC).
Russians to compete as neutrals at taekwondo WorldsRussian and Belarusian athletes will be able to compete at the World Taekwondo Championships after being granted permission to participate as neutrals.
Ukraine stops athletes facing Russians in Olympic qualifiersUkrainian athletes will not be allowed to compete in qualifying events for the 2024 Paris Olympics if Russians take part, says government minister Oleh Nemchinov.
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