Today, December 7, it became known that the government of the Russian Federation, as Russian President Vladimir Putin, will not block the performance of the Russian athletes at the Olympics in South Korea under a neutral flag.
According to the obtained results, the final decision will be made by the Olympic meeting of Russia which will pass on December 12. It is reported that on the eve of the Executive Committee of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) has banned the national team of Russia to participate in the Olympic games in 2018, however, as an exception, the Russian athletes can perform at the Games under a neutral flag, having a special Commission. The team will be called «Olympic athletes of Russia».
Note that the IOC will take all the costs for participation of Ukrainian athletes in the Olympic games 2018.
IReactor previously reported that the athlete Svetlana Masterkova has commented on the decision of the IOC.