A Russian woman poses for a photo with a foreign fan on Nikolskaya street in Moscow. A petition has been launched demanding an apology from the tabloid newspaper that published a controversial article, describing Russian women as ‘whores’ for flirting with foreign fans during the World Cup. Photo: AFP

Fifa World Cup: Russian women push back at shaming over dating foreign fans after ‘whores’ jibe in tabloid

Women who have dated visiting football fans have been shamed by some Russian commentators, denounced for supposedly undermining country’s morals and gene pool

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A Russian woman poses for a photo with a foreign fan on Nikolskaya street in Moscow. A petition has been launched demanding an apology from the tabloid newspaper that published a controversial article, describing Russian women as ‘whores’ for flirting with foreign fans during the World Cup. Photo: AFP
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