Czech ministry does not expect extradition request for Russian national from US this weekWorld October 24, 19:16
Russia's Kuznetsova beats Poland's Radwanska in 2016 WTA Finals matchSport October 24, 18:43
Russian athlete files defamation lawsuit over German TV channel ARD allegationsSport October 24, 18:37
Russia’s elite special forcesMilitary & Defense October 24, 18:19
Experts warn of high risks of ruble’s devaluation over midtermBusiness & Economy October 24, 18:13
Russian expert says roadmap on Donbass will include special status provisionsRussian Politics & Diplomacy October 24, 18:07
Russia, OPEC study mechanisms for stabilizing oil production — ministerBusiness & Economy October 24, 17:57
Russian designer of 2018 FIFA World Cup wolf mascot dreams of career at Disney StudioSport October 24, 17:54
Russian ambassador doesn’t believe EU bound to collapseRussian Politics & Diplomacy October 24, 17:49
MOSCOW, June 27. /TASS/. The Russian Prosecutor General’s Office has sent to the French Ministry of Justice required documents for the investigation into alleged corruption in the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF), Alexander Kurennoi, a spokesman for the office, said on Monday.
Kurennoi said that the Russian Prosecutor General’s Office is cooperating with the relevant bodies in France "on a criminal case regarding corruption allegations in the International Association of Athletics Federation."
The French Justice Ministry sent a legal assistance request to Russia on November 13, 2015 asking for cooperation in the investigation regarding a number of executive officials in the IAAF.
The request in particular concerned some officials from the All-Russia Athletics Federation (ARAF) over their possible involvement in violations of anti-doping regulations by athletes and their and issuance of permission for doping abusers to take part in athletic tournaments.