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In this photo taken on Thursday, March 9, 2017, visitors sit in a cafe at the Triennale in the Garage museum of Contemporary Art in Moscow, Russia. The contemporary art museum Garage opened its first "Triennale" on Friday with works from across Russia's 11 time zones, and they were striking in their diversity _ perhaps surprisingly in today's political context. (AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko)

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In this photo taken on Thursday, March 9, 2017, Vladimir Seleznyov's Metropolis is on display at the Triennale in the Garage museum of Contemporary Art in Moscow, Russia. The contemporary art museum Garage opened its first "Triennale" on Friday with works from across Russia's 11 time zones, and they were striking in their diversity _ perhaps surprisingly in today's political context. (AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko)

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In this photo taken on Thursday, March 9, 2017, Vladimir Seleznyov's Metropolis is on display at the Triennale in the Garage museum of Contemporary Art in Moscow, Russia. The contemporary art museum Garage opened its first "Triennale" on Friday with works from across Russia's 11 time zones, and they were striking in their diversity _ perhaps surprisingly in today's political context. (AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko)

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In this photo taken on Thursday, March 9, 2017, Taus Makhacheva's work The Way of an Object is on display at the Triennale in the Garage museum of Contemporary Art in Moscow, Russia. The contemporary art museum Garage opened its first "Triennale" on Friday with works from across Russia's 11 time zones, and they were striking in their diversity _ perhaps surprisingly in today's political context. (AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko)

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In this photo taken on Thursday, March 9, 2017, Sveta Shuvayeva's work "It's OK to Change Your Mind," is displayed at the Triennale in the Garage museum of Contemporary Art in Moscow, Russia. The contemporary art museum Garage opened its first "Triennale" on Friday with works from across Russia's 11 time zones, and they were striking in their diversity _ perhaps surprisingly in today's political context. (AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko)

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In this photo taken on Thursday, March 9, 2017, Sveta Shuvayeva stands in front of her work "It's OK to Change Your Mind," at the Triennale in the Garage museum of Contemporary Art in Moscow, Russia. The contemporary art museum Garage opened its first "Triennale" on Friday with works from across Russia's 11 time zones, and they were striking in their diversity _ perhaps surprisingly in today's political context. (AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko)

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In this photo taken on Thursday, March 9, 2017, visitors walk past installations at the Triennale in the Garage museum of Contemporary Art in Moscow, Russia. The contemporary art museum Garage opened its first "Triennale" on Friday with works from across Russia's 11 time zones, and they were striking in their diversity _ perhaps surprisingly in today's political context. (AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko)

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In this photo taken on Thursday, March 9, 2017, Vladimir Archipov's installation "Gennady's bath-bed" is on display at the Triennale in the Garage museum of Contemporary Art in Moscow, Russia. The contemporary art museum Garage opened its first "Triennale" on Friday with works from across Russia's 11 time zones, and they were striking in their diversity _ perhaps surprisingly in today's political context. (AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko)

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In this photo taken on Thursday, March 9, 2017, Ugo Rondione's piece Our Magic Hour is displayed in front of the Garage museum of Contemporary Art at the Triennale in Moscow, Russia. The contemporary art museum Garage opened its first "Triennale" on Friday with works from across Russia's 11 time zones, and they were striking in their diversity _ perhaps surprisingly in today's political context. (AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko)

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Aalexandra Paperno speaks to the Associated Press at her work "Suspense" displayed at the contemporary art museum Garage "Triennale" in Moscow, Russia, Saturday, March 11, 2017. The exhibit by nearly 70 artists encompasses painting, sculpture, video, installation and conceptual works, mostly after 2012, and is a dizzying montage of the different cultures from within Russia's borders. (AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko)

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Aalexandra Paperno speaks to the Associated Press at her work "Suspense" displayed at the contemporary art museum Garage "Triennale" in Moscow, Russia, Saturday, March 11, 2017. The exhibit by nearly 70 artists encompasses painting, sculpture, video, installation and conceptual works, mostly after 2012, and is a dizzying montage of the different cultures from within Russia's borders. (AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko)

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FILE - In this Sunday, July 24, 2016, file photo, Russian Sports Minister Vitaly Mutko speaks to the media in Moscow, Russia. People with knowledge of the decision say Russia World Cup head Vitaly Mutko has been barred from seeking re-election to FIFA's top decision-making body after failing an eligibility check. (AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin, File)

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Tampa Bay Lightning's Jake Dotchin (59) clears Minnesota Wild's Martin Hanzal, of the Czech Republic, away from a rebound in front of goalie Andrei Vasilevskiy, of Russia, during the first period of an NHL hockey game Thursday, March 9, 2017, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Mike Carlson)

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Tampa Bay Lightning goalie Andrei Vasilevskiy, of Russia, knocks the puck away from Minnesota Wild's Erik Haula, of Finland, during the first period of an NHL hockey game Thursday, March 9, 2017, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Mike Carlson)

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Illustration on Democrats' changing attitudes toward Russia by Alexander Hunter/The Washington Times

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FILE - In this file photo taken on Tuesday, May 7, 2016, Vitaly Milonov, a member of the city legislature and outspoken opponent of LGBT rights, speaks to the Associated Press in St. Petersburg, Russia. Russia's Culture Ministry on Tuesday March 7, 2017, has given the green light to the release of Disney's new "Beauty and the Beast" movie despite protests over a gay character. (AP Photo/Dmitri Lovetsky, file)

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FILE - In this file photo taken on Tuesday, May 7, 2016, Vitaly Milonov, a member of the city legislature and outspoken opponent of LGBT rights, speaks to the Associated Press in St. Petersburg, Russia. Milonov petitioned to have Disney's new "Beauty and the Beast" movie banned, but Russia's Culture Ministry on Tuesday March 7, 2017, has given the green light to the movie release in Russia, despite protests over a gay character. (AP Photo/Dmitri Lovetsky, file)

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Columbus Blue Jackets left wing Nick Foligno, left, and goalie Sergei Bobrovsky, of Russia, celebrate after Bobrovsky recorded a shutout in a win over the New Jersey Devils in an NHL hockey game, Sunday, March 5, 2017, in Newark, N.J. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)

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Columbus Blue Jackets goalie Sergei Bobrovsky, of Russia, blocks a shot by the New Jersey Devils during the first period of an NHL hockey game, Sunday, March 5, 2017, in Newark, N.J. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)

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Chicago Blackhawks left wing Artemi Panarin (72), of Russia, moves the puck ahead of Nashville Predators defenseman Mattias Ekholm (14), of Sweden, during the first period of an NHL hockey game Saturday, March 4, 2017, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)