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    Russia and Britain will cooperate in ensuring security at the 2012 Olympic Games in London and the 2014 Winter Olympic Games in Sochi, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Tuesday.

    Russia and Britain will cooperate in ensuring security at the 2012 Olympic Games in London and the 2014 Winter Olympic Games in Sochi, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Tuesday.

    "Ensuring security at these sporting events is a topic that concerns both us and our British partners," he said at a news conference after talks with his British counterpart William Hague.

    He said general security issues were also discussed during the talks, adding that terrorism was an overriding concern.

    Lavrov is currently on an official visit to Britain.

    LONDON, February 15 (RIA Novosti)

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