See It: Views of Olympic Stadiums, Structures and Villages From Previous Winter Games

After the Olympic torch has been extinguished, host countries of the competition are often left with the newly constructed stadiums, ski runs, pools and housing accommodations that make up an Olympic campus. What happens to the Olympic structures after the athletes have gone back home sometimes reflects the issues that face the host country at the time. In Sarajevo, for example, the structures built for the 1984 Winter Olympics fell into disrepair and decay following the Bosnian civil war in the 1990s. The housing built in Turin, Italy, for the 2006 Winter Olympics was left desolate and empty until African refugees began to squat in the apartments in 2015. Take a look at what's become of some of the previous winter Olympic campuses.

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A diving tower, which was established for winter olympics at Igman mountain, is seen in Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina on April 14, 2017.
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A ski jump that was built for the 1984 Sarajevo Winter Olympics at Igman mountain is seen on April 14, 2017. Olympic facilities built for those games were damaged in a civil war in the 1990s and became unserviceable.
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The ski jump in Sarajevo.
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Another view of the abandoned ski jump.
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This April 14, 2017, photo shows graffiti on the bobsled run in Trebevic built for the Sarajevo Winter Games.
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Another view of the graffitied bobsled chute.
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Graffities are seen at a chute, which was established for winter olympics at Trebevic, in Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina on April 14, 2017. Olympic facilities were built for 1984 winter olympics that damaged during the war on the 1990s and became unserviceable.
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The Olympic Village built for the athletes of the 2006 Olympic Winter Games in Turin, Italy, was abandoned after the games and was later used by refugees for housing. This photo was taken on September 20, 2010.
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The former Olympic village in Turin on June 15, 2015, became home to the largest settlement of refugees in Italy. About 700 people live within the structures built for the 2006 Winter Olympics.
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The former Olympic village in Turin on June 15, 2015.
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Two of the refugees living in the former Olympic village in Turin, seen on June 15, 2015.
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This Friday, Aug. 1, 2014, photo shows the 36-foot-tall arch, one of the most recognizable symbols left from the 2002 Winter Olympics, being moved off the University of Utah campus in Salt Lake City.
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The 36-foot-tall arch was moved off the University of Utah campus on Aug. 1, 2014. The city became the new caretaker of the arch after it was dismantled into 4,000 pieces by the University of Utah at a cost of $116,000. The arch had stood for 11 years outside Rice-Eccles Stadium after being downtown during the 2002 Olympic Winger Games, where it graced the medals plaza.
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The 36-foot-tall arch that is one of the most recognizable symbols left from the 2002 Winter Olympics is being moved off the University of Utah campus Friday, Aug. 1, 2014, in Salt Lake City. The city became the new caretaker of the arch this week after it was dismantled into 4,000 pieces by the University of Utah at a cost of $116,000. The arch had stood the last 11 years outside Rice-Eccles Stadium after being downtown during the Olympic games, where it graced the medals plaza. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)
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This July 20, 2015, landscape photo shows the ski jump for the 1956 Cortina d'Ampezzo, Italy, Winter Olympics. Although Cortina was unable to go ahead with the scheduled 1944 Winter Olympics because of the Second World War, it hosted the Winter Olympics in 1956 and subsequently a number of world winter-sports events. Cortina d'Ampezzo commonly referred to as Cortina, is a town and comune in the heart of the southern (Dolomitic) Alps in the Veneto region of Northern Italy.
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