Fireworks at the Sochi Olympics (Video)
The sky above the “Fisht” stadium sparkled with over 3,000 firework salvos. The fireworks lasted 8 minutes.
Over 3,000 performers took part in 3-hour-long opening ceremony of the Sochi Winter Olympics. The fire was lit using a torch that visited outer space.
Ukraine’s Olympic team took part in the parade of athletes. Ukrainian Olympians with a large national flag were greeted from the podium by Ukraine's President Viktor Yanukovych.