Why the Soviet Union refused to participate in the Olympics in 1984?

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Equally alien to me as anti-Soviet, and apologetics all over the Soviet policy without discrimination.


So I will try to assess the decision of the Union not to participate in the Olympics in 1984 from a neutral standpoint.
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Why the Soviet Union refused to participate in the Olympics in 1984?

Original taken from visualhistory in Why the Soviet Union refused to participate in the Olympics in 1984?

Equally alien to me as anti-Soviet, and apologetics all over the Soviet policy without discrimination.


So I will try to assess the decision of the Union not to participate in the Olympics in 1984 from a neutral standpoint.
Continue reading “Why the Soviet Union refused to participate in the Olympics in 1984?”

Drum jam, Yes, a box of biscuits

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Council doping International Association of athletics federations (IAAF) allowed the informant to the world anti-doping Agency (WADA) Yulia Stepanova to participate in international competitions as a neutral athlete. Infamous runner is the first Russian athlete, has officially admitted to competitions abroad.
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