Anti-Kremlin protesters invade World Cup pitch
The World Cup final between France and Croatia on Sunday was briefly interrupted when three intruders affiliatmore
The pitch invaders, who were dressed in police-style outfits, were later detained by police, one of them told more
Croatia's Dejan Lovren clashes with a pitch invader. In a post on its Facebook page, the group said its actionmore
A steward apprehends a pitch invader while Croatia's Dejan Lovren looks on. Three of Pussy Riot's original memmore
In the second half of Sunday's match, the three people wearing white shirts with police-style epaulettes, blacmore
One photograph on social media showed one of the pitch invaders, a woman with blonde hair tucked under a policmore
The three ran about 50 meters, dispersing in different directions, before stewards wearing high-visibility jacmore
The match, watched from the stands by Putin and the French and Croatian presidents, was halted, but resumed abmore
The pitch invasion was the first significant security lapse in the five-week tournament that has won hosts Rusmore
Pussy Riot member Olga Kurachyova told Reuters she was one of the pitch invaders and was being held at Luzhnikmore
In its Facebook post, Pussy Riot complained of rights abuses in Russia. They alluded to Oleg Sentsov, a Ukrainmore
A pitch invader runs near Croatia's Ivan Strinic and France's Kylian Mbappe. Pussy Riot said their demands incmore
The group shared a video on social media recorded before the incident featuring three female activists, at leamore
Russian news website MediaZona, co-founded by one of the original three Pussy Riot members, Nadezhda Tolokonnimore
A separate video posted on social media appeared to show the moments after the pitch invaders had been detainemore
A steward apprehends a pitch invader. REUTERS/Darren Staples
Stewards apprehend a pitch invader. REUTERS/Carl Recine
Stewards chase a pitch invader. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez
Two of four intruders affiliated to anti-Kremlin punk band Pussy Riot, Olga Pakhtusova (L) and Olga Kurachyovamore
One of four intruders affiliated to anti-Kremlin punk band Pussy Riot, Pyotr Verzilov, who ran onto the pitch more
One of four intruders affiliated to anti-Kremlin punk band Pussy Riot, Olga Kurachyova, who ran onto the pitchmore
Veronika Nikulshina, one of four intruders affiliated to anti-Kremlin punk band Pussy Riot who ran onto the pimore
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