President of Luxembourg Forum welcomes Russia’s attention to threat of nuclear terrorismWorld December 03, 3:11
Presidential polls to determine vector for Uzbekistan’s further development — CEC chairmanWorld December 03, 2:44
Lavrov, Kerry discuss settlement in Syria at conference in RomeWorld December 03, 1:36
Kiev halves water supplies to LPR from another pumping station — LPR negotiatorWorld December 03, 0:50
Civilian wounded by Ukrainian sniper near Gorlovka — agencyWorld December 03, 0:31
Reconciliation agreements signed with 6 Syrian settlements — Russian Defense MinistryWorld December 02, 23:50
Russia doesn't understand why Kiev still continues operation in Donbass — LavrovRussian Politics & Diplomacy December 02, 22:59
Russian field engineers take off for Syria to take part in Aleppo demining operationMilitary & Defense December 02, 21:24
Putin praises Hermitage Museum for its efforts in restoring PalmyraSociety & Culture December 02, 21:03
LAUSANNE, November 2 (Itar-Tass) — Jacques Rogge, the President of the International Olympic Committee, said Wednesday he believes in the huge success of the 2014 Winter Olympic Games in Sochi.
He indicated that a very strong team of professionals led by Dmitry Chernyshenko is steering preparations for the Games, which are proceeding at a very good pace.
Rogge said in an answer to a question from Itar-Tass he feels very optimistic as regards the Sochi Games.
The International Olympic Committee is holding a regular conference at the Olympic Museum in Lausanne. The participants are discussing the organization of Olympic competitions for young athletes.