The members of the Federation Council will consider the question of a possible imposition of sanctions on the leadership of the world anti-doping Agency (WADA). About this newspaper «Izvestia» with reference to own sources in Parliament.
As it became known, about the possibility of imposing individual restrictions on the leaders of WADA in the Federation Council thought it before the official statement of the IOC to disqualify the Russian Olympic Committee.
Photo source: council.gov.ru — the Press service of the Federation Council of the Russian Federation
According to reports, the head of the Federation Council Commission for the protection of the sovereignty and prevent interference in the internal Affairs Andrey Klimov has expressed the view that WADA is one of the tools of pressure on Russia by NATO.
It is expected that the question on introduction of sanctions against the leadership of WADA will be considered at the Federation Council meeting on 12 December.