International Olympic Committee Bans Russia from 2018 Winter Olympics

International Olympic Committee Bans Russia from 2018 Winter Olympics

– LAUSANNE – The International Olympic Committee has banned Russia from competing at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, following a vote on Tuesday. However, it allows for individual Russian athletes “under strict conditions” to compete as an “Olympic Athlete from Russia OAR” without their national flag or anthem, according to a release from the IOC. […]