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  2/3/2014, Adar 3, 5774

Ban Ki-Moon to Participate in Sochi Olympics Opening Ceremony


Secretary General of the United Nations Ban Ki-Moon announced today (Monday) that he has accepted the offer to participate in the opening ceremony of the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, which is to take place on Friday.

Several international leaders turned down invitations to participate, including US President Barak Obama, French President Francois Hollande, and British Prime Minister David Cameron.