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The Killers brought a Russian fan onstage in Georgia — and it didn't go well

Posted on AllSides August 16th, 2023
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Nobody told The Killers that Russia is not the most popular subject in neighboring Georgia at the moment, it would seem.

The American rock band has apologized after wading into deep geopolitical waters during a concert in the country on Tuesday, when they invited a Russian fan on stage and were booed by the audience.

Videos circulating on social media show the band’s lead singer, Brandon Flowers, asking the audience if they could bring a fan drummer, who is Russian, on to the stage. In the videos, it appears the singer interprets the initial...

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