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Inside The Paralympics: 3/5 Ukraine's Success

August 22nd, 2012

Episode 269 of 1501 episodes

In Beijing in 2008, the Ukrainian Paralympic Team came 4th in the league of medals. Andriy Kravets discovers how the country managed this surprising achievement and how it is preparing for the London Games, and questions whether the success of its Paralympic Team has had an impact on how disability is viewed in Ukraine.

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