Price of Olympics

March 02, 2019 08:22

  • Flooding in Sochi linked with Olympic construction

    The Sochi authorities claim that there is no danger to townspeople living near the Kepsha River. Activists have linked the flooding in Sochi with large-scale extraction of gravel from the river and the construction of Olympic facilities.

November 14, 2018 08:21

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December 06, 2017 11:06

  • Ramzan Kadyrov: Chechen athletes not to compete at Olympic Games

    On December 5, Ramzan Kadyrov, the leader of Chechnya, announced that athletes registered as residents of Chechnya would not compete under a neutral flag at the 2018 Winter Olympic Games. The Chechen leader's statement was made against the backdrop of the discussions to boycott the Olympic Games in Pyeongchang.

November 24, 2017 21:52

  • Russian national team loses its first place at Sochi Winter Olympics

    Today, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) has deprived four Russian athletes of their medals won at the 2014 Winter Olympics Games in Sochi, stating that they had violated the anti-doping rules. After cancellation of their results, the Russian team lost the first place in the medal standing of the Games.

August 19, 2017 07:00

August 02, 2017 05:54

  • Demerchyan's defence demands to summon key prosecution witnesses to court

    On August 1, a regular session was held on the case of Mardiros Demerchyan, a builder of Olympic facilities in Sochi, accused of false denunciation of policemen and stealing cable from the construction site. The defence insisted on calling and questioning the workers from Kyrgyzstan, who gave essential evidence against Demerchyan.

June 28, 2017 13:35

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