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Is Sochi Safe? Terror Threats Plague Olympics (VOA On Assignment Jan. 31, 2014)i
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January 31, 2014 4:17 PM
VOA Moscow Correspondent Jim Brooke talks with On Assignment's Philip Alexiou about the terrorism threats plaguing Russia's first-ever Winter Olympic Games. The contests are set to begin February 7.

Is Sochi Safe? Terror Threats Plague Olympics (VOA On Assignment Jan. 31, 2014)

Published January 31, 2014

VOA Moscow Correspondent Jim Brooke talks with On Assignment's Philip Alexiou about the terrorism threats plaguing Russia's first-ever Winter Olympic Games. The contests are set to begin February 7.

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