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IOC Bans Russian Officials From Rio Olympics After Doping Report

  • Commission to rule on whether Russian athletes can go to games
  • IOC says it won’t organize or support any events in Russia

The International Olympic Committee said it won’t accredit any officials from the Russian Sports Ministry to attend the 2016 Olympics after a report exposed a state-backed doping program for athletes.

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