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Russia Vows to Fulfill All Commitments on 2018 FIFA World Cup

© AP Photo / KEYSTONE/Steffen SchmidtThe FIFA logo at the headquarters Zurich, Switzerland
The FIFA logo at the headquarters Zurich, Switzerland - Sputnik International
Russia will fulfill all its commitments on preparation for the 2018 FIFA World Cup on time, First Deputy Prime Minister Igor Shuvalov said Wednesday.

The official emblem of 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia projected on the facade of the State Academic Bolshoi Theatre, Moscow - Sputnik International
Russia Continues Working With FIFA on 2018 World Cup Preparations
MOSCOW (Sputnik) — Shuvalov, who is first deputy chairman of the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia Local Organizing Committee Supervisory Board, said after a coordination meeting that the participants discussed the readiness of various facilities around the country to host the championships.

"We discussed the delays in construction of some facilities, but those are not critical," Shuvalov said.

"We realize that all deadlines will be met, and the [current] delays will not affect the fulfillment of Russia's commitments to FIFA."

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