MOSCOW, February 26. /ITAR-TASS/. The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has spoken highly of the work done by the Russian Unified Emergency Rescue Service (RUERS) at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Emergency Situations Minister Vladimir Puchkov said at the “government hour” question-and-answer session in the State Duma on Wednesday.
“Our team has completed its performance at the Olympic Games in Sochi, and I can say that the RUERS has undertaken all necessary measures to provide the security of spectators and participants at the Games,” he said, adding that “all response and assistance issues have been quickly resolved”.
“The accomplished work has been positively assessed by the IOC,” Puchkov added.