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Sochi locals struggle away from Games glare

The Winter Olympics have brought wealth to Russian town but the benefits have not trickled down for all to enjoy.

    Behind the glitz and glamour of the Olympic Games, there is a different side to the host city. Sochi suffered years of decline after the Soviet Union collapsed. Some of this has been reversed with the money and investment the games have brought, but not all.

    Al Jazeera’s Rory Challands reports from Sochi.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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