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Visas for Belarus basketball team cancelled as countries ‘complicit with Putin not welcome’

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Britain has cancelled visas for the Belarusian men's basketball team over their nation's support for the Russian invasion of Ukraine. Home Secretary Priti Patel said the team had been due to play in Newcastle in northern England on Sunday. On Friday, Britain summoned the. Belarusian ambassador, Maxim Yermalovich, to protest at Belarus. giving assistance to Russia with its invasion.
5 months ago·London, United Kingdom

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News18 India

UK Cancels Belarus Basketball Visas over Ukraine Invasion

The United Kingdom cancelled the visas for the Belarusian Men's Basketball Team ahead of their match for being "complicit" with Russia's invasion of Ukraine.

5 months ago·India
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Reuters

UK cancels Belarus basketball team's visas over Ukraine

LONDON - Britain has cancelled visas for the Belarusian men's basketball team over their nation's support for the Russian invasion of Ukraine, British interior minister Priti Patel said on Saturday. "The UK will not welcome the national sports teams of those countries who are complicit in (Russian President Vladimir) Putin’s unprovoked and illegal invasion of Ukraine," Home Secretary

5 months ago·United Kingdom
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The Guardian

Priti Patel cancels Belarus’ basketball visas over country’s support of Putin

Home secretary says Belarus ‘complicit’ in invasion of UkraineNorwegian skiing federation wants Russia out of world cup racesPriti Patel has cancelled visas issued to Belarus’ men’s basketball team over their country’s support for Vladimir Putin’s invasion of Ukraine, on a day where the sporting world showed its disdain for Russia’s aggression in the region.The Belarus team had been due to play Britain in Newcastle in a world cup qualifier on Mo…

5 months ago·London, United Kingdom
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The Independent

Visas for Belarus basketball team cancelled over country’s support for Putin’s war

UK bars national team in latest sporting hit for Russian allies

5 months ago·London, United Kingdom
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Daily Express

Priti Patel cancels Belarus visas for supporting Putin 'Not welcome in UK'

PRITI PATEL has cancelled Belarus visas due to the country's support of Vladimir Putin.

5 months ago·United Kingdom
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Daily Mirror

Priti Patel scraps Belarus basketball team visas over Russia Ukraine invasion

Belarus were due to play a World Cup qualifier against Great Britain in Newcastle tomorrow

5 months ago·London, United Kingdom
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