Olympic Games refugees team unveiled

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Yusra Mardini
Syrian swimmer Yusra Mardini will compete at Rio 2016 as part of the first Team of Refugee Olympic Athletes

The International Olympic Committee has unveiled its first team of refugees to compete at Rio 2016 under the Olympic banner. The Team of Refugee Olympic Athletes has 10 members – five from South Sudan, two from Syria, two from DR Congo and one from Ethiopia. The six men and four…

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The International Olympic Committee has unveiled its first team of refugees to compete at Rio 2016 under the Olympic banner. The Team of Refugee Olympic Athletes has 10 members – five from South Sudan, two from Syria, two from DR Congo and one from Ethiopia. The six men and four…