Brazil Pres. to Open 1st Indigenous Olympics

October 23, 2015 6:17 PM

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The first World Indigenous Games is getting its official start with an extravagant opening ceremony presided over by Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff.

The games are bringing some 2,000 athletes from indigenous groups from the four corners of the world to Palmas, an agricultural outpost in a remote part of central Brazil.

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