Russian President Vladimir Putin, and U.S. actor Steven Seagal, left, watch the first Russian national championship of mixed martial arts in the Black Sea resort of Sochi, southern Russia, in 2012. Ukraine has banned the actor from the country for five years as a security risk.
Russian President Vladimir Putin, and U.S. actor Steven Seagal, left, watch the first Russian national championship of mixed martial arts in the Black Sea resort of Sochi, southern Russia, in 2012. Ukraine has banned the actor from the country for five years as a security risk. Alexei Nikolsky The Associated Press file
Russian President Vladimir Putin, and U.S. actor Steven Seagal, left, watch the first Russian national championship of mixed martial arts in the Black Sea resort of Sochi, southern Russia, in 2012. Ukraine has banned the actor from the country for five years as a security risk. Alexei Nikolsky The Associated Press file