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Sochi will welcome all regardless of sex orientation says Putin

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President Vladimir Putin said on Sunday that Russia will welcome all athletes and visitors at next month's Winter Olympic Games in Sochi irrespective of their sexual orientation. 

Russian President Vladimir Putin meets Olympic volunteers in Sochi on January 17, 2014

"People have different sexual orientations. We will welcome all athletes and all guests of the Olympics," Putin told foreign reporters in a televised interview.

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