The media have made a criminal case in the Russian doping scandal


In Russia the issue of initiation of legal proceedings in connection to the doping scandal and related korrupcii, which involved officials of the international Association (IAAF) and the Russian athletics Federation (vfla). About this “Interfax” said a source familiar with the situation.

According to him, “currently collected enough materials to start a criminal investigation in Russia for possible corruption that can be involved in sports officials of both international and domestic level”.

In the case of a criminal case Russian law enforcement bodies will cooperate with their French colleagues, who are conducting their own investigation into these episodes and had previously expressed a desire for a joint investigation, the source added.