Olympic Sochi photo blog: sand, palms, and Pussy Riot protests

Mikhail Mordasov, photographer and author of our Olympics photo blog, is in the thick of things in Sochi and will bring you images of the most astonishing and captivating moments of the Games. In this issue: sand, palms, the Mountain Beach water park, and Pussy Riot protests in Sochi.

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