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Olympic spotlight shifts to Rio for 2016
Billions of dollars pumped into Brazilian city with officials promising the best Summer Olympics ever.
Last Modified: 13 Aug 2012 17:01

Brazil is spending billions of dollars on the Olympics as officials pledged to deliver the best ever Summer Games in 2016.

Construction includes a new port, metro lines,and several highways that will interconnect Olympic venues with various parts of the city.

Al Jazeera’s Gabriel Elizondo reports from Rio de Janeiro.

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