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Vladimir Putin
Friday, Jul. 06, 2007

Open quoteThe Putin charisma can explain four votes.Close quote

  • French IOC member JEAN-CLAUDE KILLY
  • on Russian president Vladimir Putin's charming the International Olympic Committee into voting 51-47 for the Russian Black Sea resort town of Sochi to host the 2014 Winter Olympics
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