The Olympic flag flying alongside the Russian flag at the 2014 Winter Olympics opening ceremony in Sochi. Photo: Kyodo

Russian Olympic ban right and necessary

The decision by the International Olympic Committee to eject Russia from February’s Winter Games after evidence emerged of rampant doping is unprecedented. But it has sent the right message that cheating will not be tolerated

Topic |   Pyeongchang Winter Olympics 2018

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The Olympic flag flying alongside the Russian flag at the 2014 Winter Olympics opening ceremony in Sochi. Photo: Kyodo
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