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Volume 10 No. 25
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Olympic Notes: Poland Strives To Organize Winter Olympics In 2022 With Slovakia

Poland President Bronislaw Komorowski said that the organization of the 2022 Winter Olympics in Poland's Krakow and Zakopane is "possible only in cooperation with Slovakia in Bialka Tatrzanska, southern Poland,." Komorowski said that he would meet the presidents of the Czech Republic and Slovakia in Poland's Wisla next week to "discuss the organization of 2022 Winter Olympics" (XINHUA, 1/15). ... The Int'l Paralympic Committee has announced Doha, Qatar will stage the 2015 IPC Athletics World Championships. The event will be the last major gathering of top int'l athletes before the Rio de Janeiro 2016 Paralympic Games and is expected to attract around 1,300 of the world's best athletes from 90 countries. The event will take place in March '15 (IPC).