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IOC dismisses latest Sochi terror scare

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The International Olympic Committee (IOC) Wednesday dismissed the latest perceived terror scare to the Sochi Winter Olympics after several Olympic Associations said that they had received a suspicious e-mail. 

One of the Olympic torches rises in front of a poster with the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympic logo in Moscow, on October 7, 2013

Federations from the United States, Britain, Italy, Germany, Hungary and Slovenia were among those that indicated they had received emails or letters with similar content, which were passed to the IOC security advisers for inspection.

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