ARD: IOC opened investigation against Russian Ministry of Sports


The Disciplinary Commission of the International Olympic Committee has initiated an investigation against the officials of the Ministry of Sports of Russia.

This was reported by ARD journalist, the author of a series of films about doping in Russia Hajo Seppelt on his Twitter.

Earlier, the World Anti-Doping Agency commission headed by Richard McLaren issued a report on doping use in Russia. After that, many Russian athletes were not allowed to participate in the Olympic Games 2016, and the IOC refused accreditation to Sports Minister Vitaly Mutko, and other Ministry officials, who appeared in the document.

Source: RIA Novosti


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