IOC president Thomas Bach says the decision not to ban Russian athletes outright was a humanitarian one. Photo: Reuters.

Thomas Bach: IOC’s Rio 2016 decision on Russians ‘is about human rights and justice’

IOC president issues defence of his handling of the doping scandal, saying the decision not to exclude the entire Russian team from Rio was based on human rights and justice

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IOC president Thomas Bach says the decision not to ban Russian athletes outright was a humanitarian one. Photo: Reuters.
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