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    Russia Hails IOC Decision to Allow Clean Athletes to Compete in Rioi
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    VOA News
    July 24, 2016 11:13 PM
    Russian sports officials, athletes and ordinary citizens were cheering Sunday after the International Olympic Committee (IOC) announced it will not ban the entire Russian team from next month's Rio Olympics. Zlatica Hoke reports the decision on who can participate will be left to the respective international sports federations.
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    Video Russia Hails IOC Decision to Allow Clean Athletes to Compete in Rio

    Russian sports officials, athletes and ordinary citizens were cheering Sunday after the International Olympic Committee (IOC) announced it will not ban the entire Russian team from next month's Rio Olympics. Zlatica Hoke reports the decision on who can participate will be left to the respective international sports federations.
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