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Archived from the original on Retrieved b Wildie, Tom.Russian Sports Minister Vitaly Mutko said that the logo was inspired by "Russia's rich artistic tradition and its history of bold achievement and innovation and fifa President Sepp Blatter stated that it reflected the "heart and soul" of the country.197 Host selection The choice of Russia as host has been challenged."12 very different opinions on VAR at the World Cup to help you make your mind up"."World Cup: Diplomatic Crisis in Middle East Stokes Fears of Piracy".Archived from the original on Retrieved "2018 fifa World Cup to be played in 11 Host Cities".83 As part of the program for preparation to the 2018 fifa World Cup, a federal personal wedding gifts for the bride and groom sub-program "Construction and Renovation of Transport Infrastructure" was implemented with a total budget of 352.5 billion rubles, with 170.3 billion coming from the federal budget,.1 billion from regional budgets, and 147.1 billion.201 202 Russia's involvement in the ongoing conflict in Ukraine has also caused calls for the tournament to be moved, particularly following the annexation of Crimea.For the draw, the teams were allocated to four pots based on the fifa World Rankings of October 2017.43 44 VAR operations for all games are operating from a single headquarters in Moscow, which receives live video of the games and are in radio contact with the on-field referees."Update on the investigations following the McLaren reports".
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