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Political VIPs arrive in Singapore

Updated: July 3, 2005, 3:06 PM ET
Associated Press

SINGAPORE -- British Prime Minister Tony Blair came to lobby for London. Spain's Queen Sofia flew in to make the case for Madrid. New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg arrived to stump for the Big Apple. Dignitaries from Paris and Moscow campaigned frenetically in the lobbies, hallways and bars.

With three days before the vote on the host city for the 2012 Olympics, the campaigning went into overdrive Sunday -- and the five-ring show will only get more intense in the next two days and final ...

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