Entertainment: Well-known Russian singer Alla Pugacheva asks to be classified as a «foreign agent».

Ukraine: one of the most famous Russian singers criticizes war

 Ukraine: one of the most famous Russian singers criticizes war © Natalia Kolesnikova alla Pougatcheva has been reigning since the Soviet period on Russian -speaking pop. AFP/Natalia Kolesnikova The Russian singer Alla Pougatcheva, superstar of the variety for decades, wife of the actor Maxime Galkine, placed on the list of "agents on the foreigner" in Russia, denounced the conflict in Ukraine on Sunday, evoking the death of soldiers "for illusory objectives". This is how Alla Pougatcheva, 73, reacted on her Instagram account, followed by nearly 3.5 million

Well-known Russian singer Alla Pugacheva has asked the Ministry of Justice to designate her as a "foreign agent" in solidarity with her husband, Maxim Galkin, who has been designated as such for criticizing Russian military intervention in Ukraine.

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Pugacheva, who until now has kept her distance from political issues, has posted a message on Instagran to her 3.4 million followers calling for his designation and supporting Galkin in his call to stop the bleeding of Russian lives for "illusory goals." The message has more than 298,000 "likes."

Galkin was classified as a "foreign agent" on Friday, a legal consideration routinely used as a tool against dissent and independent journalists.

Pugacheva is now 73, but she became famous as a pop singer in Russia long before Vladimir Putin became the country's president.

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