Russian Paralympians at the opening ceremony of the Moscow event.
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Alternative 'Paralympics' for Russians banned from Rio

An opening ceremony has been held in Moscow for a Russian competition described as the "alternative Paralympics".

Moscow is hosting the event after its entire Paralympic team was banned from the games in Brazil over a state-sponsored doping scandal.

BBC's Oleg Boldyrev was there at the ceremony

  • 07 Sep 2016
  • From the section Europe
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