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Queen Elizabeth II Receives Olympic Torch

17 days to the opening of the Olympic Games of London 2012, Queen Elizabeth II and her husband, the Duke of Edinburgh, today welcomed the Olympic torch in Windsor Castle, in the English county of Berkshire. Accompanied by President of the London Organizing Committee of the...
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The London 2012 Olympic Flame was Lit

The flame of the Olympic Games of London 2012 was lit on Thursday in Olympia, Greece. The High Priestess Ino Menegaki was commissioned to proceed with the lighting of the torch, following the Greek tradition, in which god Apollo was invoked in the Temple of Hera, using a concave...