State Duma speaker Vyacheslav Volodin said on Friday in plenary, the Committee on sports will prepare the draft statement, which the lower chamber intends to take in respect of decisions of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and the court of arbitration for Sport (CAS) against the Russian athletes are not allowed to participate in the Olympic Games 2018 in South Korea. The head of the Duma Committee on physical culture and sport Mikhail Degtyarev said that Russia may require the resignation of the head of the IOC Thomas Bach and even “the resignation of all.
“And when these laws negate, we have to assess, and the strict and resolute,” he warned.
The first thing that made the deputies, or rather one of them is a researcher of the Arctic and Antarctic Artur Chilingarov refused to go to Pyeongchang in protest.
Journalists in the lower house to catch the head of the Committee for physical culture and sport Mikhail Degtyarev and asked him whether the statement to sound the demand for the resignation of the head of the International Olympic Committee Thomas Bach.
“We all demand”, – quotes “Interfax” the answer Degtyarev.
Olympics 2018. Chronicle of events
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