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Refugees at the Rio Olympics 2016: “A tribute to courage”

 Scarp de' tenis - Italy 08 July 2019

As a mark of solidarity with the millions of people who have been forced to flee their homes to escape war, violence, persecution and poverty, the first-ever refugee team will compete at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio this summer. Competing under the Olympic flag, ten athletes will walk into the opening ceremony at the Maracana Stadium ahead of host country Brazil. Scarp de’ tenis reports. (527 Words) - By Ettore Sutti

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