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    Hamburg, Rome, Los Angeles, Paris, and Budapest will compete for the right to host the 2024 Summer Olympics.

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) – Five cities remain in the final running to host the Summer Olympics in 2024, the International Olympic Committee said on its website Wednesday.

    Hamburg (Germany), Rome (Italy), Los Angeles (USA), Paris (France), and Budapest (Hungary) will vie for the honor of holding the Summer Olympics. The cities of Ahmedabad (India), Baku (Azerbaijan), and Toronto (Canada) also pitched for their cities to hold the Olympics.

    The final host city will be named in 2017.

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    2024 Summer Olympics, International Olympic Committee (IOC), Paris, Hamburg, Budapest, Rome, Los Angeles
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