Russia thanks Azerbaijan for response to situation with Russian paralympians

Russia thanks Azerbaijan for response to situation with Russian paralympians

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08 September 2016, 13:46 1182

Russia thanks Azerbaijan for its response to the situation with Russian paralympians, Russian Foreign Ministry spokesperson Maria Zakharova told reporters on Sept. 8, APA’s Moscow correspondent reported.  

 

Azerbaijan has officially rejected three vacant quotas for 2016 Rio Games, which emerged after the entire Russian team had been barred from the much-anticipated event for paralympians, the Ministry of Youth and Sports said on Sept. 7.