Moscow. February 25. VOSTOK-MEDIA – Vladimir Putin, Prime Minister of the Russian Federation holds that it is wrong to shift the responsibility for drugs on sportsmen.
“I want to attract attention of the National Olympic Committee, all related Ministries and Departments and the Government of the Russian Federation that we do not have the right to will not shift responsibility only on sportsmen – organizers should also perceive their own responsibility”- said Vladimir Putin during the presidium session of the Committee for preparation for Olympiad “Sochi – 2014”
According to Prime Minister the Government of the Russian Federation may harden responsibility for performance-enhancing drugs.
Putin assigned the Ministry for Sport and Tourism to draw ‘practical conclusions’ regarding drugs.
The head of the Government brought to notice the inefficiency of protection systems of interests of the Russian sportsmen, including their insurance.