Dublin included in Olympic relay route


The London Olympic Games torch relay will include Dublin in its route the International Olympic Committee (IOC) announced on Thursday a gesture which would have been unthinkable a few years ago. Gilbert Felli, Olympic Games Executive Director, said that it would be a one day event and take place on June 6 and added that there were no concerns over possible repeats of the disturbances that affected the Beijing Torch Relay in several cities on the Int’l route.