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Rio 2016 Olympics: 500 days to go press conference

Rio held a 500 Days to Go press conference for the 2016 Olympic Games on Wendesday, March 25, 2015.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - MARCH 22: A
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RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - MARCH 22: A submerged vessel (R) rests as a fisherman tends to his boat on the polluted Guanabara Bay on March 22, 2015 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Guanabara Bay is set to be the sailing and windsurfing venue for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games. The bay is polluted with untreated sewage and garbage and government officials recently admitted they will not meet their goal of 80 percent pollution reduction in time for the games. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Carlos Arthur Nuzman, President of the Rio 2016
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Carlos Arthur Nuzman, President of the Rio 2016 Organizing Committee, walks during a Rio 2016 Olympic Games: 500 Days to Go Press Conference on March 24, 2015 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

This handout image shows Vinicius, the mascot of
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This handout image shows Vinicius, the mascot of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games atop a Sugar Loaf mountain cable train car, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on March 24, 2015. AFP PHOTO / RIO 2016/ALEX FERRO/HO RESTRICTED TO EDITORIAL USE - MANDATORY CREDIT "AFP PHOTO / SOURCE / BYLINE" - NO MARKETING NO ADVERTISING CAMPAIGNS - DISTRIBUTED AS A SERVICE TO CLIENTSALEX FERRO/AFP/Getty Images

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - MARCH 25: General
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RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - MARCH 25: General view of the golf course for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games in the Barra da Tijuca neighborhood on March 25, 2015 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The city of Rio continues to prepare to host the upcoming Olympic Games which kickoff on August 5, 2016. (Photo by Buda Mendes/Getty Images)

People protest against the construction of a golf
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People protest against the construction of a golf course for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at its entrance before the visit of Rio de Janeiro's mayor Eduardo Paes, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on March 25, 2015. AFP PHOTO / YASUYOSHI CHIBAYASUYOSHI CHIBA/AFP/Getty Images

A display showing the history of the Olympic
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A display showing the history of the Olympic and Paralympic Games at the Volunteer Training Center for the Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic games on its opening day, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on March 25, 2015. AFP PHOTO / YASUYOSHI CHIBAYASUYOSHI CHIBA/AFP/Getty Images

View of the new golf course under construction
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View of the new golf course under construction for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on March 25, 2015. AFP PHOTO / YASUYOSHI CHIBAYASUYOSHI CHIBA/AFP/Getty Images

Mascots of the games for sale at the
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Mascots of the games for sale at the official shop of the Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on March 25, 2015. AFP PHOTO / YASUYOSHI CHIBAYASUYOSHI CHIBA/AFP/Getty Images

Mascots of the games at the official shop
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Mascots of the games at the official shop of the Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on March 25, 2015. AFP PHOTO / YASUYOSHI CHIBAYASUYOSHI CHIBA/AFP/Getty Images

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