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CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Feb 04, 2014
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(Studio: Scott Pelley) President Obama’s meeting with security officials in advance of the opening ceremonies for the Olympics in Sochi, Russia noted; scenes shown of Russian President Vladimir Putin petting a leopard in a nature preserve near Sochi.

(Akhtyr, Russia: Mark Phillips) Complaints from the residents of Akhtyr, Russia, which is halfway between the 2 Olympic venues, that the Games have ruined their lives featured; details given about transportation problems and the impact of construction and digging in the quarry, which has tainted the wells. [Olympic Organizing Committee chairman Dmitry CHERNYSHENKO††- comments.]

Reporter(s):
Pelley, Scott;
Phillips, Mark
Duration:
00:02:40

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