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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