3 January 2014, 14:18

Russia's Putin to carry out total inspection of Olympic facilities

Russia's Putin to carry out total inspection of Olympic facilities

Russian President Vladimir Putin, who is in Sochi at the moment, intends to carry out a total inspection of the readiness of Olympic facilities and infrastructure for the upcoming Winter Games, Dmitry Peskov, Putin’s spokesperson has said.

According to Peskov, all the officials responsible for the organization of the Olympics led by Vice Premier Dmitry Kozak are in Sochi now.

"In the coming days, the President will take a closer look at all the facilities of all the facilities of the Mountain and Coastal Clusters and check one more time preparations for the Olympics and Paralympics’ opening ceremonies," the spokesperson added.

Photo: RIA

"Putin intends to attach particular attention to the facilities which are still to be finished rather than to those completely built and waiting for guests," he specified.

Voice of Russia, RIA

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