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RUSSIA-OLY2014-POLITICS-PUTIN

People watch the fireworks exploding over the Russian Black Sea resort of Sochi, on February 7, 2013, to celebrate the one year countdown to the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics opening. Putin vowed today Russia would justify expectations when it hosts the Winter Olympic Games in Sochi in one year, after ruthlessly firing an official blamed for delays in building infrastructure. AFP PHOTO / NATALIA KOLESNIKOVA (Photo credit should read NATALIA KOLESNIKOVA/AFP/Getty Images)
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People watch the fireworks exploding over the Russian Black Sea resort of Sochi, on February 7, 2013, to celebrate the one year countdown to the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics opening. Putin vowed today Russia would justify expectations when it hosts the Winter Olympic Games in Sochi in one year, after ruthlessly firing an official blamed for delays in building infrastructure. AFP PHOTO / NATALIA KOLESNIKOVA (Photo credit should read NATALIA KOLESNIKOVA/AFP/Getty Images)
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February 07, 2013
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160886477
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NATALIA KOLESNIKOVA / Staff
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AFP
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AFP/Getty Images
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People watch the fireworks exploding over the Russian Black Sea... News Photo 1608864772014 Winter Olympics - Sochi,Celebration,Countdown,Exploding,Firework Display,General View,Horizontal,Opening Event,People,Photographer,Politics,Russia,Sochi,Sport,The Olympic Games,Tourist Resort,Watching,Winter Olympic Games,Winter Sport,Winter Sports EventPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPPeople watch the fireworks exploding over the Russian Black Sea resort of Sochi, on February 7, 2013, to celebrate the one year countdown to the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics opening. Putin vowed today Russia would justify expectations when it hosts the Winter Olympic Games in Sochi in one year, after ruthlessly firing an official blamed for delays in building infrastructure. AFP PHOTO / NATALIA KOLESNIKOVA (Photo credit should read NATALIA KOLESNIKOVA/AFP/Getty Images)