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Sunday, Jul 27, 2014 at 3:07 PM
 

We should tell Putin and the Russians that if they keep this up, we will move to expel them — along with the Europeans — from the WTO, and we will not allow the World Cup to go forward in four years in Russia.  

— Sen. Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.) said on NBC's "Meet the Press" that the United States and its European allies should use the World Trade Organization and the World Cup to pressure Russian President Vladimir Putin in the Ukraine crisis.
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