Fireworks as Sochi 2014 gets under way
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Fireworks as Sochi Winter Olympics begin

The 2104 Winter Olympics have officially opened with a colourful ceremony in the Russian city of Sochi.

The BBC's Alex Capstick watched the event and said it was a stunning spectacle "on a huge scale" that was well received by those watching.

  • 07 Feb 2014
  • From the section Europe
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