Ukraine investigates U.S. rock band’s flag misuse

Still image of Bloodhound Gang bassist Hasselhoff pushing the Russian flag into the front of his pants during a concert in OdessaKIEV (Reuters) – Members of American rock group Bloodhound Gang, barred from Russia after a band member shoved its flag into his underpants on stage, could face criminal charges in Ukraine after a video showed him urinating on its flag. According to a text accompanying a YouTube video, bassist Jared Hasselhoff performed the stunt during a concert in Kiev on July 30, one day before the Russian flag incident. Kiev police said in a statement they had been informed about the incident on Monday and described Hasselhoff's actions as showing disrespect for the Ukrainian people. …