Today, 7 December, Prime Minister of Russia Dmitry Medvedev commented on the news about the dismissal of the Russian national team from the Olympic winter games in South Korea in 2018. The corresponding statement he published on the page in Facebook.
According to him, the Russian government will support «any decision by athletes» regarding participation in the Olympic games 2018. He stressed that those who will be admitted to the Games, «will decide» whether to go to them a sporting event. «No one – neither the Federation, nor even the officials have no right to dictate to them what to do», – said Dmitry Medvedev.
The Prime Minister reminded that it is a personal choice athletes. He stressed that for those who decide to go to the Olympics-2018 in South Korea, in Russia will be hurt, «as for the Russian athletes.»
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