27 Jul '16, 12pm

The Rio Olympic Village is unfit to live in with exposed wires and blocked plumbing

The Rio Olympic Village is unfit to live in with exposed wires and blocked plumbing

The preparations in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil for the upcoming Summer Olympic Games have been anything but smooth . The city has suffered a financial crisis and a police strike, contributing to major setbacks in the enormous construction project of the Olympic Village. With less than two weeks remaining before the opening ceremonies, the 31-building complex opened Sunday to welcome athletes from Australia, but the Olympic hopefuls found the conditions unfit for occupancy, with exposed wires and blocked plumbing among the many complaints.

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