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    9 August 2014. Russian President Vladimir Putin (near left) attends the Plotforma S-70 annual international combat sambo tournament. Near right: Azerbaijan's President Ilham Aliyev.

    Russia's President Vladimir Putin visited the Plotforma S-70 annual international combat sambo tournament Saturday evening.

    Saturday evening Russia's President Vladimir Putin visited the Plotforma S-70 annual international combat sambo tournament held in Sochi. Athletes from Russia, the United States, Lithuania, Brazil, Kazakhstan and France took part in the event. The Russian team prevailed in the majority of bouts.

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