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Is Sochi Ready For The Olympics?

Wednesday, February 05, 2014

A man hole is seen in the Olympic Park ahead of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics on February 5, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Getty/Getty)

The day before the opening ceremonies and last-minute construction continues in Sochi, along with reports of broken infrastructure, unsanitary conditions, and botched logistics. Timothy Heritage, Brussels bureau chief and European affairs editor for Reuters, reports from Sochi on whether Russia has properly prepared for the Olympics.

These Tweets Do Not Inspire Much Confidence About How Ready Sochi Is...

...But These Give Us A Little Hope

Guests:

Timothy Heritage

Comments [1]

Bin Goldman from Clifton, NJ

I think this is brilliant message control on the Kremlin's part. It certainly shifts the narrative away from human rights abuses.

Feb. 05 2014 11:55 AM

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