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A look at post-Covid Olympics, and Putin’s ‘muscular’ tactics in Russia

The best cartoons of the week, chosen by the editors at ThePrint.

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The selected cartoons appeared first in other publications, either in print or online, or on social media, and are credited appropriately.

In today’s featured cartoon, Harry Burton pokes fun at the upcoming Tokyo Olympics 2021 and who may ultimately be allowed to participate in the games.

Peter Brooks | The Times

Peter Brooks takes a dig at Russian President Vladimir Putin’s ‘muscular’ tactics in light of the protests in support of detained Putin critic Alexei Navalny. More than 3,000 protesters were arrested by the police from 109 cities.

Kevin Siers | The Charlotte Observer

According to Kevin Siers, the push for reopening offline classes by the US state of North Carolina is akin to driving off a cliff.

Dave Brown | The Independent

In light of the UK government’s Covid response, Dave Brown illustrates how Prime Minister Boris Johnson is ’empty-headed’.

Adam Zyglis | The Buffalo News

Post the Capitol Hill riots in the US, Adam Zyglis’ take on the recent report that most rioters did not vote in the 2020 Presidential Elections.

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