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Dec 07, 2017
Winter Olympics 2018: Vladimir Putin says he won't stop Russian athletes from competing at PyeongchangPresident Vladimir Putin on Wednesday said Russia would allow athletes to compete at the 2018 Winter Olympics under a neutral flag after the country was banned from the Games over a state-orchestrated doping programme.
Dec 06, 2017
Russia banned from 2018 Winter Olympic Games by IOC over state-orchestrated doping programmeRussia was banned Tuesday from the 2018 Winter Games by the International Olympic Committee over its state-orchestrated doping programme, but clean Russian athletes will be allowed to compete under an Olympic flag.
Sep 23, 2017
Pyeongchang Winter Olympics 2018: Austria, Germany join France in raising security concerns ahead of eventKarl Stoss, head of Austria's national Olympic committee, said that "if the situation worsens and the security of our athletes is no longer guaranteed, we will not go to South Korea."
Sep 22, 2017
Pyeongchang Winter Olympics 2018: France's team will 'stay at home' if security not assured, says sports ministerTensions in the region have escalated since North Korea conducted its sixth and largest nuclear test on 3 September prompting global condemnation.
Sep 20, 2017
Pyeongchang Winter Olympics 2018: South Korea is pushing to ensure safety at event, says President Moon Jae-inLast week, the IOC said the escalating North Korean crisis had so far raised “no hint” of a security threat for the Pyeongchang Games.
Sep 14, 2017
Paris awarded 2024 Olympics while Los Angeles named as hosts for 2028 GamesThe 2024 Games will mark the third time Paris has staged the Olympics, coming exactly 100 years after they last hosted the Games. Since then, France had made three unsuccessful bids for the Olympics.
Sep 12, 2017
IOC president Thomas Bach defends handling of graft allegations, says 'no organisation is immune'The IOC, which is gathering in Lima to award the 2024 and 2028 Olympics to Paris and Los Angeles respectively on Wednesday, has been rocked by allegations of graft in the race for the 2016 Olympics.
Sep 12, 2017
IOC all set to crown Paris, Los Angeles as hosts for 2024 and 2028 Olympics on 13 SeptemberIOC chief Bach first signalled publicly that the double-award of an Olympics could be on the agenda in December last year, lamenting that the bidding process produced "too many losers."
Sep 12, 2017
Winter Olympics 2018: IOC president Thomas Bach allays fear over tensions in Korean peninsulaBach told reporters in Lima he was confident there would be no threat to the Games, which take place in Pyeongchang, South Korea, from 9-25 February.
Aug 01, 2017
Emmanuel Macron hails Los Angeles' decision as 'important step' towards Paris hosting 2024 OlympicsBoth Paris and Los Angeles had wanted to host the 2024 Summer Olympics, with the winner to be officially named by the IOC on 13 September in the Peruvian capital Lima.