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** FILE ** In this Saturday, June 25, 2011, file photo, a boat carrying a rainbow flag sails on the Neva River during a gay rights rally in St. Petersburg, Russia. A controversial bill banning "homosexual propaganda" has been submitted to Russia's lower house of parliament for the first of three hearings Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2013. (AP Photo/Dmitry Lovetsky, file)

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Russia's Ekaterina Makarova celebrates after defeating Germany's Angelique Kerber in their fourth round match at the Australian Open tennis championship in Melbourne, Australia, Sunday, Jan. 20, 2013. (AP Photo/Dita Alangkara)

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Russia's Ekaterina Makarova celebrates after defeating Germany's Angelique Kerber in their fourth round match at the Australian Open tennis championship in Melbourne, Australia, Sunday, Jan. 20, 2013. (AP Photo/Dita Alangkara)

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Russia's Maria Sharapova celebrates after defeating Venus Williams of the U.S. in their third round match at the Australian Open tennis championship in Melbourne, Australia, Friday, Jan. 18, 2013. (AP Photo/Dita Alangkara)

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Russia's Maria Sharapova celebrates after defeating Venus Williams of the U.S. in their third round match at the Australian Open tennis championship in Melbourne, Australia, Friday, Jan. 18, 2013. (AP Photo/Dita Alangkara)

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Russia's children rights ombudsman Pavel Astakhov speaks during his news conference in Moscow, Russia, Thursday, Jan. 17, 2013. Astakhov has insisted that American families in legal limbo in their attempts to adopt children will be allowed to take them back to the U.S. (AP Photo/Mikhail Metzel)

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Thousands of people gather in Moscow on Sunday to protest Russia’s new law banning Americans from adopting Russian children. Some carry posters with the word “Shame” over the faces of President Vladimir Putin and members of parliament who voted for the measure. (Associated Press)

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Thousands of people gather in Moscow on Sunday to protest Russia’s new law banning Americans from adopting Russian children. Some carry posters with the word “Shame” over the faces of President Vladimir Putin and members of parliament who voted for the measure. (Associated Press)

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Thousands of people gather in Moscow on Sunday to protest Russia’s new law banning Americans from adopting Russian children. Some carry posters with the word “Shame” over the faces of President Vladimir Putin and members of parliament who voted for the measure. (Associated Press)

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Thousands of people gather in Moscow on Sunday to protest Russia’s new law banning Americans from adopting Russian children. Some carry posters with the word “Shame” over the faces of President Vladimir Putin and members of parliament who voted for the measure. (Associated Press)

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Thousands of people gather in Moscow on Sunday to protest Russia’s new law banning Americans from adopting Russian children. Some carry posters with the word “Shame” over the faces of President Vladimir Putin and members of parliament who voted for the measure. (Associated Press)

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United States Deputy Secretary of State William Burns (left) arrives Jan. 11, 2013, at the European headquarters of the United Nations in Geneva for a meeting with U.N. Joint Special Representative for Syria, Lakhdar Brahimi and Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Mikhail Bogdanov (both unseen) to find a politic solution for the crisis in Syria. (Associated Press)

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United States Deputy Secretary of State William Burns (left) arrives Jan. 11, 2013, at the European headquarters of the United Nations in Geneva for a meeting with U.N. Joint Special Representative for Syria, Lakhdar Brahimi and Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Mikhail Bogdanov (both unseen) to find a politic solution for the crisis in Syria. (Associated Press)

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** FILE ** Russian President Vladimir Putin (right) greets French actor Gerard Depardieu after Mr. Depardieu's arrival late Saturday, Jan. 5, 2013, at the president's residence in Sochi, Russia, the host city of the 2014 Winter Olympics. (AP Photo/RIA-Novosti, Mikhail Klimentyev, Presidential Press Service)

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USA's team players celebrate during a semi-final match against Canada at the World Junior Ice Hockey championship in Ufa, Russia, Thursday, Jan. 3, 2013. (AP Photo/Yuri Kuzmin, KHL)

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USA's team players celebrate during a semi-final match against Canada at the World Junior Ice Hockey championship in Ufa, Russia, Thursday, Jan. 3, 2013. (AP Photo/Yuri Kuzmin, KHL)

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** FILE ** Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin (second from right) and French actor Gerard Depardieu (left) visit the Russian Museum in St. Petersburg in 2010. (AP Photo/RIA Novosti, Alexei Nikolsky, Pool)

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** FILE ** Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin (second from right) and French actor Gerard Depardieu (left) visit the Russian Museum in St. Petersburg in 2010. (AP Photo/RIA Novosti, Alexei Nikolsky, Pool)

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Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, left, and U.N. envoy for Syria Lakhdar Brahimi talk during their meeting in Moscow, Russia, on Saturday, Dec. 29, 2012. (AP Photo/Ivan Sekretarev)

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Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, left, and U.N. envoy for Syria Lakhdar Brahimi talk during their meeting in Moscow, Russia, on Saturday, Dec. 29, 2012. (AP Photo/Ivan Sekretarev)