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Games of the XXX Olympiad London 2012 Montenegro

Games of the XXX Olympiad London 2012 – Montenegro

Montenegro post issued two postage Stamps to commemorate LONDON 2012 Olympic Games. The 2012 Summer Olympic Games, officially the Games of the XXX Olympiad, are scheduled to take place in London, England, United Kingdom. The Olympic Games London 2012 will open in London on July 27 and close on August 12.

London will become the first city to officially host the modern Olympic Games three times, having previously done so in 1908 and in 1948. London was selected as the host city for the 2012 Olympics out of the nine cities that submitted bids by 15 July 2003.

Over the course of 19 days, thousands of athletes from around the globe will compete in 26 fields, in 39 different sports and in 34 separate venues. Athletes from 204 National Olympic Committees (NOCs) are expected to participate. For the first time, women’s boxing is included in the programme, with 36 athletes competing in three different weight classes.

Title: Games of the XXX Olympiad London 2012 – Montenegro
Date of Issue: 8 June 2012
Country: Montenegro
Denominations: 0.90€, 0.95€

Source: http://www.postacg.me

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