The Globalist

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5 August 2016

Episode 1245

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Photo: Alamy

The official opening ceremony of the Rio Olympics will take place later today, heralding 19 days of 306 events in 42 different sports. Plus: Thailand goes to the polls this weekend to vote on the country's 20th constitution and we download an app made by refugees in Germany to cut through paperwork.

5 August 2016

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