Russian Sports Minister Mutko has described the decision by the Court of Arbitration for Sport re Paralympic ban as politically motivated.

Map. History of Rio Olympic Games conflict

18 December 2017
1 year ago
Russian Foreign Ministry calls ban on Russian team from Paralympics in Rio a crime.
1 year ago
Russian Sports Minister Mutko has described the decision by the Court of Arbitration for Sport re Paralympic ban as politically motivated.
1 year ago
Sports court confirms Russia's ban from Paralympic Games over state-backed doping program
1 year ago
Sports court confirms Russia's ban from Paralympic Games over state-backed doping program
Ukrainian wrestler Zhan Beleniuk back from #Rio2016 with silver medal1 year ago
Ukrainian wrestler Zhan Beleniuk back from #Rio2016 with silver medal
1 year ago
Rio Games closing ceremony kicks of with fireworks.
#Rio2016 Fireworks of closing ceremony over Maracana stadium from Manugeira favela1 year ago
#Rio2016 Fireworks of closing ceremony over Maracana stadium from Manugeira favela
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Japanese Prime Minister Abe wows Rio finale as Super Mario
The top 10 Rio2016 medal earning nations compared, population, GDP1 year ago
The top 10 Rio2016 medal earning nations compared, population, GDP
1 year ago
Let's make Tokyo best Games ever, says Japanese PM Abe
Ryan Lochte apologizes for Rio2016 scandal1 year ago
Ryan Lochte apologizes for Rio2016 scandal
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Sixth gold for Felix as USA win 4x400m gold
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Neymar penalty wins Brazil first football gold
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In Rio, the mural of the 10 refugee Olympians at Rio2016
Not even close. Ceiling camera captures the moment @usainbolt wins 200-meters gold1 year ago
Not even close. Ceiling camera captures the moment @usainbolt wins 200-meters gold
Fu Haifeng  and  Zhang Nan win gold for team CHN in men's doubles badminton Rio20161 year ago
Fu Haifeng and Zhang Nan win gold for team CHN in men's doubles badminton Rio2016
Brazil women's soccer takes on Canada in the bronze medal match1 year ago
Brazil women's soccer takes on Canada in the bronze medal match
Delhi: Fans gather at CP's Central Park to watch PVSindhu play for Gold in Badminton women's singles at Rio20161 year ago
Delhi: Fans gather at CP's Central Park to watch PVSindhu play for Gold in Badminton women's singles at Rio2016
Jimmy Feigen, U.S. swimmer in Lochte scandal, to pay $10k to leave Rio1 year ago
Jimmy Feigen, U.S. swimmer in Lochte scandal, to pay $10k to leave Rio
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U.S. media: Olympic swimmer Jimmy Feigen to pay around £8,000 to charity in Brazil in attempt to settle dispute over alleged robbery
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Olympic doping body says Chinese swimmer, Brazilian road cyclist disqualified after positive drug tests.
Turkish national runner wins 400m hurdle bronze at Rio20161 year ago
Turkish national runner wins 400m hurdle bronze at Rio2016
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First weightlifter excluded from Rio for doping - Kyrgyzstan's Izzat Artykov
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Brazil police official: Lochte fabricated robbery claim; US Olympic swimmers were in rowdy gas station confrontation.
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Brazil sources: #RyanLochte + 3 swimmers fabricated robbery story. Video shows swimmer "fighting" w/security at gas station
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British Olympic team says an athlete was robbed while returning to their accommodation in Rio de Janeiro.
Team GB presenter Charlie Webster 'fighting for life' in Rio with rare malaria strain1 year ago
Team GB presenter Charlie Webster 'fighting for life' in Rio with rare malaria strain
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Neymar scores twice in 6-0 rout. Like pre-season training for a La Liga reporter. Match report from the Maracana
1 year ago
Top Olympic official Patrick Hickey steps down after arrest in Rio over illegal ticket sales
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Rio2016 Brazil's Neymar scores fastest goal in Olympic history after 15 secs in football semi-final with Honduras