IOC optimistic about 2016 Rio Olympics following successful World Cup

The construction site of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games athletes village is pictured from above in Rio de Janeiro

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With a relatively pain-free World Cup nearing its close, the IOC is expressing satisfaction with the progress of development for the Olympics two years hence. In an interview with the AP, IOC executive director Gilbert Felli said that the progress has improved considerably in the last two months.
Jay Busbee

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