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MOSCOW, October 6 (Itar-Tass) - The Olympic cauldron for the XXII Olympic Games 2014 in Sochi has been torched down at Moscow’s Red Square.
The first stage of the Olympic Torch Relay will take place in Moscow from October 6 to October 9. The Olympic flame arrived at Vnukovo Airport from Greece on Sunday. It will pass through the Kremlin’s territory. Five-time Olympic champion Anastasia Davydova will be the first who carries the Olympic Torch.
The Olympic Torch Relay will pass through 83 Russian regions, be taken into orbit and plunge to the bottom of Lake Baikal. The Olympic Torch Relay will be ended in Sochi on February 7 where the Olympic Games are launched.