Russia had already surpassed expectations by reaching the last eight, ousting Spain on the way.
He's poised to become the first openly gay male athlete to compete at the Winter Games.
"He knows he is going to be looking over his shoulder for the rest of his life," his lawyer said.
Putin offered to hand over a transcript of the meeting to U.S. lawmakers.
Local media said the aircraft disappeared shortly after departing from Sochi.
LOS ANGELES — Dozens of Russian athletes at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, including at least 15 medal winners, were
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Twenty-five years ago or thereabouts I brought together an international consortium to build a new seaport at Novorossiysk, north of Sochi on the Russian Black Sea coast. Needless to say, the proposed world class port never got built. But if it had, it might have changed history.
On Friday, Kitty Block, vice president of Humane Society International, said she was "excited" that the pups had finally
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The last thing Ukraine needs now is a paternalism. They need an understanding and helpful West. One that sees the big strategic picture, its own interests and the interest of the Ukrainians in cohesion.
Sochi was a showcase for soft power strategy and there is no doubt that influence plays were being run.