RIO 2016 Torch Reaches Far and Wide

Today’s post has already traveled from RIO all the way to Greece. International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach has given his word that refugees seeking peace in the country will have a part in celebrating the Olympic Flame in the country. Greece, home to more than 46,000 who have fled war-torn countries, will be the sight for the Torch Relay for RIO 2016 and Bach promises that at least one refugee will be invited to carry the Torch. Read the full article here.

Thomas Bach playing football with youngsters at the Elaionas refugee camp ©Getty Images