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Russian Communist Party leader Gennady Zyuganov, center, displays the Soviet Banner of Victory with lawmakers Yuri Afonin, second left, Nikolai Kharitonov, second right, both members of the Communist faction in the Russian parliament, as the protocol manager at the venue partially blocks the banner during a flower ceremony for the short track speedskating competition at the Iceberg Skating Palace in Sochi, Russia, during the 2014 Winter Olympics on Friday, Feb. 21, 2014. The banner is a replica of the flag raised by Soviet soldiers in Berlin in 1945, in victory over Nazi Germany. The International Olympic Committee forbids the display of political banners at Olympic venues. Alexander Yushchenko, press officer of the Communist faction in the parliament and Zyuganov's personal spokesman, holds the banner at right. (AP Photo/Vadim Ghirda)

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Communist lawmaker and member of the Russian parliament Yuri Afonin, second left, and Communist party spokesman Alexander Yushchenko, right, clutch the arms of the protocol manager at the Iceberg Skating Palace in Sochi, Russia, as she tries to stop Russian Communist Party leader Gennady Zyuganov, center, and the others from displaying the Soviet Banner of Victory during a flower ceremony for the short track speedskating competition at the 2014 Winter Olympics on Friday, Feb. 21, 2014. The banner is a replica of the flag raised by Soviet soldiers in Berlin in 1945, in victory over Nazi Germany. Nikolai Kharitonov, a Communist lawmaker and member of the Russian parliament, is at second right. The International Olympic Committee forbids the display of political banners at Olympic venues. (AP Photo/Vadim Ghirda)

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Russian police officers detain a demonstrator protesting against a bill banning U.S. adoptions of Russian children outside the Russian parliament’s upper chamber in Moscow on Wednesday. The chamber unanimously voted in favor of the measure. (Associated Press)

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Russian police officers detain a demonstrator protesting against a bill banning U.S. adoptions of Russian children outside the Russian parliament’s upper chamber in Moscow on Wednesday. The chamber unanimously voted in favor of the measure. (Associated Press)

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Russian police officers detain a demonstrator protesting outside the Russian parliament's upper chamber in Moscow on Dec. 26, 2012, against a bill banning U.S. adoptions of Russian children. (Associated Press)

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Russian police officers detain a demonstrator protesting against a bill banning US adoptions of Russian children outside the Russian parliament's upper chamber in Moscow, Wednesday, Dec. 26, 2012. (AP Photo/Misha Japaridze)

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Russian police officers detain demonstrators protesting outside the Russian parliament's upper chamber in Moscow on Dec. 26, 2012, against a bill banning U.S. adoptions of Russian children. (Associated Press)

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Results of the vote for a bill banning U.S. adoptions of Russian children are displayed on a screen in the Russian parliament's upper chamber in Moscow on Dec. 26, 2012. (Associated Press)

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Russian police officers detain a demonstrator protesting outside the Russian parliament's upper chamber in Moscow on Dec. 26, 2012, against a bill banning U.S. adoptions of Russian children. (Associated Press)

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Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin speaks to the State Duma, the Russian parliament's lower house, in Moscow on Wednesday, April 11, 2012. (AP Photo/Ivan Sekretarev)