The head of the Federation Council Commission on information policy Alexei Pushkov commented on the news that WADA has made an unexpected confession: the report of Richard McLaren there is no evidence against the Russian athletes in doping.
“Expanding the campaign against Russia, WADA now recognizes the lack of evidence in the report of the McLaren. But the evidence of the failure of the WADA more than enough”, – he wrote in Twitter.
That in WADA acknowledged the lack of sufficient evidence against the Russians, earlier said the General Director of the International Olympic Committee, Christophe de Kepper. Official has issued the corresponding letter.
Report Richard McLaren, consisting of accusations against Russia about the country’s system of state support of doping, was published in the summer of 2016. Subsequently came the second part of the report.
Russia because of allegations he was suspended from the Olympics and Paralympics in Rio de Janeiro, and has also lost a number of athletic competitions that were held in our country.
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