• Rio organisers apologise to athletes and tourists for robbery

    Rio organisers apologise to athletes and tourists for robbery

    The Rio 2016 organising committee has apologised to tourists and athletes who were robbed in the city and advised them to be alert in order to be safe.

    China has warned its citizens visiting Brazil for Olympics of possible robbery and theft after a Chinese athlete complained that his luggage had been stolen at a hotel.

    Similar complaints from officials, members of the media and others have also been voiced, reports Xinhua.

    The spokesman of the Rio 2016, Mario Andrada, apologised to the […]