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From left, International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach, Russian President Vladimir Putin and Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev look at their watches before the <a href='http://www.cnn.com/2014/02/23/world/gallery/olympic-closing-ceremony/index.html'>closing ceremony</a> of the Winter Olympics on Sunday, February 23, in Sochi, Russia.

From left, International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach, Russian President Vladimir Putin and Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev look at their watches before the closing ceremony of the Winter Olympics on Sunday, February 23, in Sochi, Russia.