The FBI became interested in the bonds of U.S. banks with doping in Russia


The Federal Bureau of investigation is examining the involvement of U.S. banks to the doping scandal involving Russian athletes and accusations against the Russian authorities, informs television channel CBS News, citing informed sources.

“According to the person familiar with the investigation, the FBI is investigating whether there is a connection with the USA scandal, in particular, have not used any us Bank in the doping schemes that allegedly supported by the state”, — stated in the material channel.

In addition, the American investigators also are trying to identify those who may have received an unfair advantage in a suspected doping schemes. In the field of view of the investigators were “athletes, coaches, anti-doping officials and Russian officials”.

The FBI is also exploring the possibility that during the doping scandal were committed the offence of money laundering, bribery and criminal conspiracy.