Stairway to Sochi

­Dmitry Chernyshenko – President, Sochi Olympics Organizing Committee

Two years before the Winter Olympics in Sochi, media reports about 70 percent of the preparations have been done. The big venues and infrastructure are almost built, and some slopes have already welcomed the first skiers. Officials promise Sochi will be ready for the games long before the deadline. But skeptics point at some serious corruption and financial problems.