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Bulgarian President to Attend Sochi Olympics Closing

Sports | February 4, 2014, Tuesday // 11:22| Views: 497 | Comments: 0
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Bulgaria: Bulgarian President to Attend Sochi Olympics Closing Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev. Photo by BGNES

Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev has said he will attend the Sochi Winter Olympics closing ceremony on Ferbruary 23.

"I will visit Sochi to demonstrate my respect to the games, the Olympic spirit, and all those who trust in them," said Plevneliev for ITAR-TASS.

The Bulgarian head of state is not planning to attend the Sochi opening ceremony this Friday.

Bulgaria, which sent an 18-strong team to the Russian resort town, will be represented by PM Plamen Oresharski.

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