With Billionaire’s Help, Sochi Strays Escaping Death

(Newser) – Hundreds of stray dogs have been killed ahead of tomorrow’s opening ceremony in Sochi, but some may escape that fate thanks to a shelter funded by Russian billionaire Oleg Deripaska. Volnoe Deloe—or Good Will, roughly—has been grabbing up as many stray dogs as it can around Sochi via a “dog rescue” golf cart. “We were told, ‘Either you take all the dogs from the Olympic Village or we will shoot them,'” a rescue coordinator tells the New York Times. “On Monday we were told we

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