The Olympic flame was greeted in Magas, the capital of Russia’s Republic of Ingushetia, on the same day it visited neighboring Chechnya.

January 28, 2014

At the end of the Sochi 2014 torch relay stage in Ingushetia, the Olympic flame was placed atop the 100-meter-tall Magas Tower.

January 28, 2014

The first Russian woman to conquer the world’s highest peak, Mount Everest (not once, but twice!), Leila Albogachieva was among the torch-bearers in Magas.

January 31, 2014