He announced his decision a day after ex-Russian spy, Sergei Skripal, was attacked with a nerve agent in Salisbury with officials believing it is "highly likely" Moscow was behind it. British Prime Minister Theresa May said on Monday that it was "highly likely" that Russian Federation was behind the attack and promised "extensive measures" against the country if an explanation was not provided. Last week Tom Tugendhat, chairman of the Commons foreign affairs committee, said British ministers should urge allies to join a co-ordinated boycott of the World Cup as part of a wider package of reprisals against the Putin regime.
Cumbrian MP Tim Farron has called on England to boycott this summer's World Cup if Federation Internationale de Football Association do not withdraw it from Russia.
Pulling England out of the World Cup is unlikely to find favour with Federation Internationale de Football Association or the majority of fans, however, while it is hard to see how other nations who have qualified would follow suit in support.
"We have repeatedly warned that before the start of the Russia World Cup the Western press will launch an all-out media campaign with the intention of discrediting Russia and undermining trust in the country, as the host nation of the tournament", read the statement, which included a mock "Fake News" stamp atop cuttings of the articles.
"We want to emphasize once more: Further provocative false stories that stir up anti-Russian hysteria will only complicate the relationship between our countries and bring a blow to world sport".
"As we expected, the English are especially active in this, they can not forgive Russian Federation for winning the rights to host the 2018 World Cup instead of them, which was a fair decision after a fair election. Now the British media are actively calling for a boycott of the upcoming World Cup".
The vice-president of the Russian Football Union, Nikita Simonyan, also commented on the matter, saying that the poisoning incident should not affect the hosting of the World Cup in Russia.
Mr Reichelt also called on German firms such as Mercedes-Benz and Adidas - which had links to the Nazis during the Second World War - to consider their sponsorship commitments at the World Cup.
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Potentially impacted areas include Wise, Russell and Washington counties in Virginia along with Johnson County in Tennessee. Accumulations in the western lowlands will range from 1 to 4 inches with the possibility of five inches in some areas.
Two days ago, a man was arrested by police for allegedly attempting to hurl his shoe at the PTI chief in Faisalabad. The shoe hit the PTI leader squarely in the chest, although with lesser force than was perhaps intended.
As per reports, the bus that fell into the gorge was going from Almora's Deoghat to Nainital's Ramnagar. Meanwhile, staff at Bhatrojkhan police station said the postmortem was being conducted at Bhatrojkhan.
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Boston is one of the cities likely to bear the brunt of the storm, where snowfall totals of 12 to 20 inches are predicted. Forecasters warned of blizzard conditions, where high winds make travel risky , from coastal MA through Maine.
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Netanyahu in emergency talks to overcome coalition crisis
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Weekend rain turns to sunshine; snow possible midweek
The heaviest precipitation from the second system will likely occur on Thursday , with showers becoming more scattered on Friday . Tonight: There's an outside chance that light snow or a rain-snow mix could continue through the evening commute.
Claire Foy was paid less than Matt Smith for The Crown
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IL officer fatally shot woman armed with knife
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