Posted on

Olympic Ban: IOC allows clean Russian athletes to participate in 2018 Winter Games

The International Olympic Committee has banned the Russian Winter Olympics squad from competing at the 2018 Games.

The decision to ban Russian athletes follows an investigation by an IOC-backed commission, headed by the former head of the Swiss department of sport Samuel Schmid.

RT’s Kate Partridge has the details.

RT LIVE http://rt.com/on-air

Subscribe to RT! http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=RussiaToday

Like us on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/RTnews
Follow us on VK https://vk.com/rt_international
Follow us on Twitter http://twitter.com/RT_com
Follow us on Instagram http://instagram.com/rt
Follow us on Google+ http://plus.google.com/+RT
Listen to us on Soundcloud: https://soundcloud.com/rttv

RT (Russia Today) is a global news network broadcasting from Moscow and Washington studios. RT is the first news channel to break the 1 billion YouTube views benchmark.