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Jim Walden, the lawyer informant world anti-doping Agency (WADA) Gregory Rodchenkov, said his client is headed “Russian hate list”. The words of the lawyer leads the “bi-Bi-si”.
“We know he’s in the top Russian hate list. We know that at least one official wanted death Rodchenkova. He is very focused on what he will do in the next weeks,” said Walden.
Rodchenkov was supposed to testify in the court of arbitration for Sport (CAS). At the request of Walden, the procedure was completed without the use of video. The lawyer explained that the security measures.
27 Dec Walden said that Rodchenkova expect torture and death if returned to Russia. He also accused the international Olympic Committee (IOC) in refusing to defend his client.
Rodchenkov was head of the Moscow anti-doping laboratory from 2005 to 2015 and moved to the United States in January 2016, and then became a whistleblower the world anti-doping Agency (WADA). He accused the Russian winners and medalists of the Olympics-2014 in participation in the Russian system of doping.
After this investigation began, in which the Russian team was barred from participating in the Olympic games in 2018. To go to South Korea can only athletes who have proven their innocence to the system of doping. They will perform under the Olympic flag.
Video, photo All from Russia.