London has been nominated by the British Olympic Association
to host the Olympic Games in 2012. The bid has been accepted
by the IOC into a shortlist of cities, along with Paris,
Madrid, New York, Rio de Janeiro, Havana and Leipzig. The
vote to decide which city wins the bid will take place by
IOC members in July 2005.
This section will outline some of the reasons for and against
London hosting the Olympic Games in 2012.
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