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NEWS: OLYMPIC ABUSES: RUSSIA BEFORE THE SOCHI GAMES, ACCORDING TO THE INSTITUTE OF MODERN RUSSIA

WASHINGTON, Jan. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On February 7, Vladimir Putin will open the XXII Winter Olympic Games in Sochi. The Sochi Olympics have already cost more than the combined price tag of all Winter Games since 1924; only the amount of money stolen during construction has been estimated at $30 billion. Olympic preparations were marred by forced evictions of residents, environment...

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