Friday 05 August 2016 18:36 CET
Olympic torch makes last stops in Rio ahead of opening ceremony
The Olympic torch was making its last stops on Friday in Rio de Janeiro ahead of the Games' official launch in the evening, drawing welcoming onlookers but also protesters.
Thursday 21 April 2016 14:13 CET
Olympic torch lit as Rio countdown begins
The Olympic torch for the Rio de Janeiro Games was lit Thursday at the birthplace in Greece of the ancient games.