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In this photo taken Tuesday, May 21, 2013, police officers check documents while patrolling in the Black Sea resort of Sochi, southern Russia. Police, security and medical personnel in Sochi have conducted dozens of drills to train for potential threats. (AP Photo/Artur Lebedev)
Photo by: Artur Lebedev
In this photo taken Tuesday, May 21, 2013, police officers check documents while patrolling in the Black Sea resort of Sochi, southern Russia. Police, security and medical personnel in Sochi have conducted dozens of drills to train for potential threats. (AP Photo/Artur Lebedev)

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