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Volume 6 No. 214
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Olympic Notes: First Of Two Traction Substations For Sochi 2014 Olympics Goes Live

The first of two traction substations "that will power Olympic train services in Sochi next year has gone live." The new rail route "will transport Olympic visitors from the main Olympic village near Adler to the Alpika Service Mountain Resort through a series of six tunnels and 23 bridges" (GLOBAL RAIL NEWS, 5/21). ... Newly appointed Nigerian National Sports Commission Dir General Gbenga Elegbeleye gave the assurance that "efforts would be made to know what went wrong at the last London 2012 Olympics" (XINHUA, 5/22).