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SOCHI, December 7. /TASS/. The organizers of the World military games in Russia to 2017 suggested to the military Council of the variants of holding of the relay is symbolic of the fire, told reporters the head of Department of physical training and sports of the Russian Armed forces Colonel Oleg Botsman.
From 5 to 8 December in Sochi hosted the last inspection visit of the Commission of the International military sports Council (CISM) under the leadership of the Secretary-General Colonel Doraha Mumby of Koit. Within its framework representatives of the International military sports Council and the Ministry of defence of the Russian Federation inspected sports facilities and infrastructure of Sochi, is involved in carrying out III winter World military games in 2017.
Two options of lighting the fire
“We proposed to the military Council, the President of CISM, to study and to consider the question of lighting your military sports of fire that would burn on each of our military – sports competition. It would be very symbolic. This issue is studied, we have tested option. The intrigue is still there”, – said the Boatswain.