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    Sochi Olympics Most Expensive, But Not Best Organizedi
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    February 07, 2014 5:19 AM
    Organizers of the Winter Olympics in Russia are scrambling to fix problems that are plaguing hotels and other facilities ahead of the Games opening Friday. Some foreign workers say they were operating under inhumane conditions in Sochi and then dismissed without the agreed pay. Zlatica Hoke has more.

    Sochi Olympics Most Expensive, But Not Best Organized

    Published February 07, 2014

    Organizers of the Winter Olympics in Russia are scrambling to fix problems that are plaguing hotels and other facilities ahead of the Games opening Friday. Some foreign workers say they were operating under inhumane conditions in Sochi and then dismissed without the agreed pay. Zlatica Hoke has more.


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