Putin cites Boston bombers as impetus for Sochi security

A demonstrator holds a poster with a portrait of Russian President Vladimir Putin and the text "Love always wins" in Madrid on February 5, 2014 during a demonstration against anti-gay laws in Russia and particularly the implementation in Sochi of a Russian law against "gay propaganda" during the upcoming winter Olympic games. (AFP PHOTO/ CURTO DE LA TORRE)

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Daily Star on February 06, 2014, on page 11.




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