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IOC: Attack on group 'unsettling'

Updated: February 20, 2014, 12:55 PM ET
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SOCHI, Russia -- The International Olympic Committee says images of the attack on the Pussy Riot punk group in Sochi are "very unsettling."

IOC spokesman Mark Adams says the governor of the Krasnodar region has apologized for the attack and is investigating.

Adams says it is a matter not directly related to the Sochi Games but he "found the pictures and the video very unsettling."

On Wednesday, Cossack militia attacked the group with horsewhips as the artists tried to perform ...

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