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The rio olympic games the 2016 summer olympics the flag will remain in the town hall of the next host-city until the next olympic games, four years later history. The modern olympic games or olympics the 2014 winter olympics in sochi were the most expensive olympic games in history, costing in excess of us$50 billion. London summer olympic games 2012 medals, front and back, designed by david watkins find this pin and more on medale by ania9691 the princess royal has unveiled the london 2012 medals as the one-year countdown to the olympics began the medals show the greek goddess of victory, nike, stepping.
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