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2016 Olympics: Rio action starts in empty stadium as drugs storm rumbles

2016 Olympics: Rio action starts in empty stadium as drugs storm rumbles

There were just a few hundred spectators in the 60,000 Rio Olympic Stadium for the kickoff of the first of six games taking place across the country.

Rio Olympic stadium to reopen by June

Rio de Janeiro`s 2016 Olympic athletics stadium will be reopened to the public by mid-2014 under a refurbishment plan approved by local officials.