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Organiser plays down rude gesture by Robbie Williams at World Cup

Reuters India Friday, 15 June 2018
Organiser plays down rude gesture by Robbie Williams at World CupMOSCOW (Reuters) - One of the directors of the World Cup opening ceremony in Russia on Friday downplayed an obscene gesture made by Robbie Williams at the event, saying he did not think the middle finger that the singer flipped to the camera was meant to offend Russia.
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Fox is apologizing after the opening ceremony of the World Cup featured U.K. singer Robbie Williams gesturing with his middle finger. Williams was performing his song "Rock DJ" as part of the opening ceremony at Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow before the opening game between Russia and Saudi Arabia when...

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