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Operator looks to repeat the sucess of its inaugural Sochi event in January with a bumper series including a $5 million Main Event.
Poker operators hoping to benefit from new Russian legislation may be thwarted by the tensions created by the Ukraine conflict.
Political attitudes against gambling may not apply to poker.
As the Russian government steps up the heat on online poker, operators and players choose their paths.
Blacklist in Russia expanded with the domains of big European operators.
Betclic-Everest is withdrawing from the Russian market, a spokesperson has confirmed to pokerfuse.
New sign ups and marketing spending to cease by April 11.
The addition of PokerStars.com and around 50 other sites to an official blacklist has caused concern that the Russian market may be closing.
Russian cybercrime forum posts advertising details of I2P malware which can hijack poker players’ machines.
Major ISP blocks PokerStars following a 2012 court ruling.