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IOC chief says Russia has 'delivered on promises'

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Russia has delivered on its promises as host of the Olympic Games in Sochi, with any last-minute problems a normal part of hosting the great sporting show, the IOC president said on Monday. 

A person walk by the Olympic Rings prior to the Sochi 2014 Winter Games at the Olympic Park in Sochi on January 31, 2014

The debates over a litany of issues in the run up to the Games such as gay rights and the pressure on Russian civil society were a welcome part of the discussions that accompany any Games, International Olympic Committee president Thomas Bach told AFP in an interview.

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