Putin says doping allegations against Russia meant to stir discontent | Article [AMP] | Reuters

(Reuters) – Russian President Vladimir Putin suggested on Thursday that allegations of a state-sponsored doping program in Russia were an attempt to sow discontent ahead of the country’s presidential elections.Reports commissioned by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) have raised allegations of the existence of a state-run program that included tampering with Russian athletes’ positive tests by laboratory and security officials at the 2014 Sochi Games.The International Olympic Committee (IOC) is now investigating the allegations and has banned six cross-country skiers for life from the Olympics over doping violations at Sochi.

Source: Putin says doping allegations against Russia meant to stir discontent | Article [AMP] | Reuters

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