Sneak peek: Fireworks at Winter Olympic Games in Sochi

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President Vladimir Putin on Friday opened the Winter Olympics Games in Sochi, after a stunning ceremony where Russia sought to convince the world it is a worthy host. A burst of fireworks filled the night sky over Sochi on Friday as Russian President Vladimir Putin declared the Winter Olympics open.