RUSSIA PARALYMPICS UNDER SHADOW OF UKRAINE CRISIS (10)

TRT English 2014.03.07 09:57
Russia on Friday will open its first ever Paralympic Games, in Sochi, a chance to lift the stigma against people with disabilities in the country but already shadowed by Moscow's intervention in neighbouring Ukraine. President Vladimir Putin is scheduled to travel to Sochi to oversee the opening ceremony of the Winter Paralympic Games on Friday evening in the Black Sea host city.
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