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St. Petersburg Stadium Completed for World Cup After Decade of Delays
A Russian stadium that is due to host a 2018 World Cup semi-final match has been officially completed after many construction delays and corruption scandals.
The St. Petersburg stadium, provisionally called the Zenit Arena, has taken almost a decade to build, prompting Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev to publicly call it "disgraceful."
St. Petersburg Governor Georgy Poltavchenko told reporters at the arena Thursday that it has been officially commissioned for use in the World...