The results of a recent poll suggest that the majority of Americans, for the first time in 15 years, view Russia in a negative light.
Politicians, Celebrities Urge IOC To Move 2014 Winter Olympics Over Russia’s Crack Down On Gay Rights
Around the world, prominent figures from politicians to actors have called upon the International Olympic Committee to move the 2014 Winter Olympics out of Sochi, in Krasnodar Krai, Russia, due to Vladamir Putin’s insistence on enforcing laws that prosecute homosexuals, as well as those who support them.
President Barack Obama will not travel to Moscow as planned to meet with Russian President Vladimir Putin. The meeting had been scheduled for next month.