Sochi, Russia Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. International Olympic Committee Decides Not To Ban Russian TeamRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | National Public Radio

    A Russian skating fan holds the country's national flag over the Olympic rings before the start of the men's 10,000-meter speedskating race at Adler Arena Skating Center during the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia. David J. Phillip/AP hide caption A Russian skating fan holds the country's national flag over the Olympic rings before the start of the men's 10,000-meter speedskating race at Adler Arena Skating Center during the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia.

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  2. Russia escapes ban from Rio Olympics as IOC delegates to federationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | Haringey Independent

    Russia will not face a blanket ban from the Rio Olympics after the International Olympic Committee announced it would be the responsibility of each sporting federation to check the doping records of Russian competitors under its jurisdiction. The IOC has been under huge pressure to throw Russia out of the Games after a second World Anti-Doping Agency-funded investigation found proof of a doping programme directed by the Russian state.

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  3. IOC decides against full ban on Russian athletesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | WTOP-FM Washington

    En esta imagen del 18 de febrero de 2015, un aficionado ruso al patinaje, ondea la bandera de su paA s sobre los aros olA mpicos antes del inicio de la competencia de 10.000 metros de patinaje de velocidad en la Arena de Patinaje Adler, durante los Juegos OlA mpicos de Invierno de Sochi 2014. Los 15 miembros de la junta ejecutiva del ComitA OlA mpico Internacional se reunirA n el domingo 24 de julio para sopesar un paso sin precedentes de excluir a toda la delegaciA3n rusa de participar en los Juegos OlA mpicos de Rio 2016 debido a una red de dopaje auspiciada por el gobierno.

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  4. No blanket ban for Russian athletes for RioRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | Yahoo Sports

    The International Olympic Committee will not impose a blanket ban on Russia for next month's Rio Olympics over the nation's doping record but will leave decisions on individual athletes' participation to the relevant sports federations. The IOC's announcement follows the World Anti-Doping Agency's call for a Rio ban in response to the independent McLaren report that found evidence of widespread state-sponsored doping by Russian athletes at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi.

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  5. Russia avoid blanket ban ahead of Rio Olympic Games despite state sponsored doping scandalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | The Daily Record

    THE IOC's controversial decision follows revelations of systematic doping of Russian athletes - however they did ban whistleblower from competing in Rio. RUSSIA has escaped a blanket ban on their athletes ahead of next month's Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.

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  6. Olympic doping ban unleashes fury in MoscowRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | KMBC-TV

    ... been the face of Russia's indomitable sports machine. He personally lobbied for the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, and spent a mind-boggling $50 billion on the games and its facilities. The day after the Sochi games ended, he congratulated ...

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  7. IOC declines blanket ban of RussiansRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    In this Feb. 18, 2014 file photo, a Russian skating fan holds the country's national flag over the Olympic rings before the start of the men's 10,000-meter speedskating race at Adler Arena Skating Center during the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi. In the face of calls to ban Russia from competing in the upcoming Rio Olympics, the International Olympic Committee on Sunday deferred decisions about the eligibility of the country's athletes to the international federations that govern each sport.

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  8. Rio Olympics 2016: Russia escapes blanket ban by IOCRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | Sydney Morning Herald

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  9. IOC RussiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | Houston Chronicle

    In this Feb. 4, 2014 file photo Russian President Vladimir Putin exits the stage after speaking at the opening of the 126th session of the International Olympic Committee, at the Zimny Theater, ahead of the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia. The IOC's ruling 15-member executive board will meet Sunday, July 24, 2016 via teleconference to weigh the unprecedented step of excluding Russia as a whole from the 2016 Rio Olympic Games because of systematic, state-sponsored cheating.

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  10. Decision Time: IOC Poised to Rule on Russia's Status for RioRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 24 | ABC News

    As the clock ticks down to the opening ceremony in Rio de Janeiro, international Olympic leaders are facing a seminal moment. With the credibility of the fight against doping on the line and the image of the Olympic movement at stake, the IOC will hold a crucial meeting Sunday to consider whether to ban Russia entirely from the Rio Games because of systematic, state-sponsored cheating.

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  11. How Putin's Spies Hid Athlete DopingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | TheDailyBeast.com

    That the Russian Federal Security Service , the famous FSB, is out of control is not a surprise to many people here. But the damage it's doing to Russia's standing in the world - and to itself - is really quite extraordinary.

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  12. Doping scandal derails Putin's sports masterplanRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | The Raw Story

    President Vladimir Putin has pumped vast sums into sport to refashion Russia's image and bolster his personal prestige, but the scandal over state-run doping threatens to obliterate any successes. The International Olympic Committee's executive board are to hold a conference call on Sunday to discuss barring Russia from the Rio Olympics starting on August 5 over jaw-dropping doping revelations.

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  13. IOC president has sports, personal links to RussiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Newsday

    In this Feb. 23, 2014 file photo International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach, left, and Russian President Vladimir Putin watch the closing ceremony of the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia. The executive board of the International Olympic Committee has a teleconference on Tuesday, July 19, 2016 to go over options in the wake of a report that uncovered a state-run doping scheme in Russia.

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  14. IOC Won't Ban All Russian Athletes from Rio OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Voice of America

    The Russian and the Olympic flags wave during the opening ceremony of the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, 7, 2014. The International Olympic Committee has decided not to ban all Russian teams from competing in next month's Rio Olympics over allegations of an elaborate doping scheme.

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  15. Russian Olympic ban upheld by CASRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Reuters

    The sporting world's highest tribunal has rejected Russia's appeal against a doping ban for its entire athletics team from the Rio Olympics starting in 15 days' time. Nathan Frandino reports.

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  16. Olympics: IOC president has sports, personal links to RussiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | Salt Lake Tribune

    Moscow a The International Olympic Committee is weighing up whether to ban Russia from next month's games in Rio de Janeiro after revelations of a massive doping cover-up, but relations between the two were once much sunnier. When IOC president Thomas Bach was elected in 2013, he was called almost immediately by Russian President Vladimir Putin, whose country was then gearing up to host the Winter Olympics in Sochi.

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  17. Paralympics: Russian Paralympics may now face the bootRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | The New Zealand Herald

    Russia face being kicked out of the Paralympics in Rio in the latest disciplinary action by a sports body infuriated at growing evidence about the country's state-sponsored doping programme. The International Paralympic Committee's decision yesterday to start suspension proceedings against Russia came two days before IOC leaders decide whether to exclude the country's entire team from the Olympics next month in Brazil.

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  18. Mind-blowing results show Russia must be banned completely from the Rio OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | Stuff.co.nz

    OPINION: Thomas Bach, the president of the International Olympic Committee, puffed out his chest and told the world that he would not hesitate to take the toughest sanctions possible against Russia. So why the hesitation? Where's the Tommy gun? How come Putin's Ped Army is still preparing to march on Rio? If Russia, somehow, unbelievably, is still allowed to participate at these games despite many Russian athletes being found to have taken tons of Peds , then the other athletes need to protest in front of the world.

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  19. Russian doping: Paralympians want cheats thrown outRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | Bangkok Post

    Two of the world's most successful Paralympians have called on the International Paralympic Committee to ban Russia from the Rio Paralympic Games if there is evidence of wide-scale doping. The Russian track-and-field team is already barred from Rio and the whole Russian Olympic team could have the same fate The IPC announced on Friday that it would open suspension proceedings over the "unimaginable scale of institutionalised doping in Russian sport", following a damning report into state-run doping at the Sochi Winter Olympics and other major events.

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  20. A decision looms over Russia's participation in the Olympic Games following doping allegationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | Stourbridgenews.co.uk

    Six-time Paralympic champion David Weir welcomed the International Paralympic Committee's decision to open suspension proceedings against Russia, saying: "It's about time." Russia may discover its Olympic fate on Sunday - its track and field athletes are already out of Rio - while the IPC on Friday opened suspension proceedings over the "unimaginable scale of institutionalised doping in Russian sport".

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