Preface: The Beijing Paralympic Games are "the greatest Paralympic Games ever," said International Paralympic Committee (IPC) President Philip Craven at the Games' closing ceremony staged in the National Stadium in northern Beijing on Seo. 17 night. Craven said in his closing speech that "what a great Paralympic Games this has been! "Now these spirits are united, "One World", "One Dream" and "One People" has become a reality." Feature: Beijing 2008 Paralympic Games
Opinions from overseas
IPC chief: "greatest Paralympic Games ever"
LOCOG chief Coe confident of "Great Games"
China presents best Paralympics in history: chief of German team
Foreign media, leaders laud Paralympics
BBC: Beijing Paralympic Games "the best ever"
Beijing Paralympics applauded in Belgium
Prestigious Brazilian website says "Beijing Paralympics moves the world"
Italian sports TV hails Beijing Paralympics
Spanish Paralympic officials, reporters laud Beijing Games, closing ceremony
Russian sports official hails paralympians' achievements
French media hails Beijing Paralympics
Beijing Paralympics festival for world's disabled
Spanish authorities hail Paralympic performance
Bangladeshi: Paralympics,Olympics successful
S Africans: Paralympics as "brilliant, moving event"
Unforgettable Moments