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The Russians Are Forwarding The Official Site of The Olympics Sochi.Ru Domain To a .Com

Posted on the 15 February 2014 by Worldwide @thedomains


If you have watched any part of the Winter Olympics from Sochi, and I know you have, you have undoubted sighted a domain name banner that is flying across the the venues.

One of the readers of points out that although the domain name is being displayed hundreds of times each day on television stations all around the world,  if you type the domain in it forwards to

I would say it is interesting that the Russian who are an extremely proud nation are in fact forwarding their .RU domain name, the official site of the winter Olympics to a .com domain which falls within United States control.

Not sure what to make of it but its quiet interesting.



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