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Photo: Opening of the Paralympic Games in Pyeongchang

In South Korean Pyeongchang , the opening ceremony of the Winter Paralympic Games took place, they will last until March 18. They will be attended by 30 Russian athletes who are admitted to participate in the status of “neutral Paralympic athletes”. Just like in the case of the Olympic Games, the Russian anthem will not sound.

Competitions will be held in six sports, 567 athletes from 48 countries will perform at them. At the Paralympic Games-2018, 80 sets of medals will be played.

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