Russian President Vladimir Putin did not rule out on Friday that the Olympics may be held in Russia again, including in the Far Eastern regions
VLADIVOSTOK (Pakistan Point News / Sputnik - 03rd September, 2021) Russian President Vladimir Putin did not rule out on Friday that the Olympics may be held in Russia again, including in the Far Eastern regions.
"We are not ruling out the possibility of holding the Olympic Games in the Russian Federation. Both the Far East and Vladivostok are among prospective hosting sites," the president said when asked during the Eastern Economic Forum (EEF) plenary session whether he would support the bid of Vladivostok for hosting the competition.
The sixth edition of the EEF, running from September 2-4 at the campus of the Far Eastern Federal University in Vladivostok, is aimed at developing business ties and attracting national and international investors to Russia's Far East.