Russian state television cancels Oscars coverage over Ukraine unrest

By Agence France-Presse
Sunday, March 2, 2014 14:24 EDT
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Russian state TV cancels live Oscars show over Ukraine (via AFP)

Russian state television announced Sunday it was cancelling live coverage of the Oscars ceremony in Hollywood because of the crisis over Ukraine. Channel One, the most watched station in Russia, was scheduled to show the glitzy movie awards event between…

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