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African student Cossack troupe proves big hit in Russia

20 February 2014 Last updated at 22:22 GMT

A group of African students have shot to fame after winning a TV talent show- in Russia.

After forming a troupe that perform traditional Cossack songs, they are now set to perform at the Sochi closing ceremony.

Oxana Vozhdaeva reports.

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