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A new and report from the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has turned the athletics upside down. The report focuses on Russia and claims that doping is throughout Russian athletics. The country could be suspended from international competitions if it does not acknowledge the claims made in the and take drastic to address them. The report goes so to say that doping in Russian athletics was sponsored. Senior figures in the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) will recommend that Russia be suspended from . WADA also called for lifetime for 10 Russian athletes.

Russian have hit back at the of the WADA report and called them "". Russian Sports Minister Vitaly Mutko commented on the of Russia being banned from taking part in the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. He said it was that this could happen. He stated: "I would not like to consider such an . We have young sportsmen, for whom it will be their first Olympics." He added that: "Clean should not suffer. They achieve their results by work. We must protect them." A spokesman for Russian President Vladimir Putin said: "As as there is no evidence, it is difficult to consider the accusations, which appear unfounded."

 
 

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