Sanctions hit sports in Russia and Belarus

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 Sanctions hit sports in Russia and Belarus

Western countries have imposed 125 sports sanctions against Russia and Belarus. According to Interfax, this statement was made by the Minister of Youth and Sports of Ukraine Vadym Gutzeit. “There have already been 125 sanctions against Russia and Belarus in the field of sports,” the Ukrainian minister said. According to him, Russia and Belarus were excluded from international sports organizations, deprived of the right to participate in international competitions, as well as to hold international competitions. In the field of Olympic sports, 43 sanctions were imposed against Russians and Belarusians, 68 non-Olympic sports, 12 Paralympic sports, as well as 2 general sanctions for Olympic and non-Olympic sports.

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