The opening of the Olympics in Rio. Photos

At 2:00 Moscow time in Brazil’s Rio de Janeiro kicked off the opening ceremony of the XXXI Olympic games which will be held from 5 to 21 August. The venue was the arena “Maracana”. The cost of the ceremony amounted to $21 million — twice less, than at the Olympics four years ago in London.

Entertainment at the ceremony, OTKRITIE Olympics in Rio