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Russian President Vladimir Putin was satisfied with the way the world Cup improved the image of Russia abroad, and is ready to develop a simplified visa regime for fans who want to return to the country. He said this at the opening of the gala concert “a Night on” Saturday, July 14, at the Bolshoi theatre, TASS reports.
“We appreciate the millions of good words spoken by guests of the championship against Russia and our people are happy that they enjoyed his hospitality and openness, nature, culture, and traditions of our great country. We are pleased that all our guests saw with their own eyes that collapsed the myths and prejudices”, — he said.
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