Deputy Prime Minister of Russia Vitaly Mutko is ready to resign at any time, «if it’s to the benefit of someone that will». According to him, those decisions have someone make. He stressed that it is more important to talk about the fate of athletes.
Deputy Prime Minister of Russia Vitaly Mutko declined to comment on the possibility of his resignation. According to him, «these decisions, who have to accept.»
«I [ready to leave] if it benefits someone will need. Who says, I see it too», — said Mutko in conversation with journalists, reports RIA Novosti.
In addition, Mutko said that this is not the time to discuss his reaction to the suspension from the Olympics. «The main thing now is help athletes. And removed by the Board of Oswald-players will be any help, legal, financial, organisational. And this come back later», — quotes its words «Interfax».
In this regard, he expressed hope that Russians who go to the Olympics as a neutral athletes will perform very well.
He also noted that the medal plan for the Games-2014 was not.
On the eve of 6 December, the press Secretary of the President of Russia Dmitry Peskov said that the situation with the suspension of the Russian team from participation in the Olympics in 2018 requires a thorough analysis. According to him, the theme of punishment sports officials, including former sports Minister Vitaly Mutko, is paramount.
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