It was done as an interim measure during a formal investigation “in the interest of the wellbeing of the athletes,” the..
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Non-governmental sports organisation (founded 1894)
The International Olympic Committee is a non-governmental sports organisation based in Lausanne, Switzerland. It is constituted in the form of an association under the Swiss Civil Code. Founded by Pierre de Coubertin and Demetrios Vikelas in 1894, it is the authority responsible for organising the modern Summer and Winter Olympic Games.
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Krystsina Tsimanouskaya has asked the IOC for help, leading to a standoff at Tokyo airport.