Peskov reacted to the news of the withdrawal of Russian international competitions

In the Kremlin do not have any information about the alleged obstruction of the world anti-doping Agency (WADA) is the international competitions in Russia, said the press Secretary of the President Dmitry Peskov. His words are quoted by the correspondent “” on Wednesday, February 28.

“Information goes quite controversial, but we have no information about any possible, say, the encumbrances or limitations of the right of Russia to hold international competitions”, — said Peskov.

Earlier Wednesday, the Manager of WADA’s public relations Maggie Durand stated that from 1 April, Moscow will lose the opportunity to apply to host the international sports events on its territory, if the Russian anti-doping Agency (RUSADA) by that time will not be reinstated.

At the end of December 2017 on the website, WADA has published an international standard for compliance with the code of the organization. From the Russian side it was signed by the Agency RUSADA currently recognized as not meeting standards.More important news Telegram-channel “Tape days”. Signed!