Celebrities commented on the disqualification of our team from participation at the Games in Pyeongchang
The Executive Committee of the International Olympic Committee on 5 December decided to disqualify the Olympic Committee of Russia from participation in the Olympic games in 2018 in Pyeongchang. While the IOC had allowed a "pure" Russian athletes compete solely under a neutral flag. Today the President of Russia Vladimir Putin will make a decision about participation or non-participation of the Russian team in winter Olympics 2018, while Internet space discussing the incident. Commented in his "Instagram" and domestic celebrity.
One of the first on the disqualification of the expressed MP Natalia Poklonskaya. "International colleagues are guided by political trends in everything and in sports too. Olympics without Russia — it is an empty phrase. Our Great country and the strongest athletes is very irritating to partners abroad. But here we show that Russia is strong and break you. And act we must only under the flag of their great country. Victory will be ours!" (here and further the spelling and punctuation of the authors saved — approx. WomanHit.ru) — the politician wrote on his page in the social network.
Are unable to respond to the disqualification and Tatiana Navka — skater, which itself is the owner Olympic "gold". However, she believes that Russian athletes should participate in Games in any case: "what happened has already happened and nothing changed unfortunately! This is a horrible injustice to the athletes. And now to deprive them of participation in my opinion is unacceptable! Each athlete is itself a flag of our Country. <...> I think every athlete has to decide himself whether to take part in the Olympic Games! Well, we fans will be cheering in the stands for our Russian athletes, with the flag of our country!" — sure Navka.
"I was dedicated to the sport 17 years of life, is hard work and I'm proud to have played for his country! For Russia. I brought not a few medals, my work, and calluses on feet was worth it! Regardless of the decision the IOC, I support our athletes. The guys we are with you", — said in his microblog Anna Semenovich.
But the hard review published Ksenia Sobchak, who earlier called for Vitaly Mutko (its IOC 5 Dec suspended from participation in all Olympic games for life), and other sports officials, the perpetrators of the doping scandal, to resign. "Ladies and gentlemen Mutko and Alexander Zhukov. You are insulting Russia. You do not go to Pyeongchang. And correctly. But do not dare to deny the Russians the right to a fair victory. Honest Olympic gold. Don't disturb honest people win!" — reads the record in his newly minted presidential candidate.