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    Austrian Drag Act Fuels Tensions Between Russia, Europei
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    Henry Ridgwell
    May 14, 2014 1:19 AM
    The outcome of Sunday's Eurovision Song Contest is causing a backlash in Russia and escalating tensions with Europe, which were already high over the crisis in Ukraine. The annual song contest is watched by an estimated 180 million people across 45 countries. This year's winner, from Austria, is provoking strong reactions. Henry Ridgwell reports from London.

    Austrian Drag Act Fuels Tensions Between Russia, Europe

    Henry Ridgwell

    Published May 13, 2014

    The outcome of Sunday's Eurovision Song Contest is causing a backlash in Russia and escalating tensions with Europe, which were already high over the crisis in Ukraine. The annual song contest is watched by an estimated 180 million people across 45 countries. This year's winner, from Austria, is provoking strong reactions. Henry Ridgwell reports from London.


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