The International Olympic Committee has lifted a doping ban against Russia, restoring the country's rights in full, Russian officials said on Wednesday.
All Russian athletes left off the eligibility list for next month's Winter Games had "serious indications" of doping in their history, the head of the International Olympic Committee said on Wednesday.
The International Olympic Committee has "extended the deadline" for North Korea's participation in the Winter Olympics, it announced on Monday.
Sochi luge silver medallists Albert Demchenko and Tatyana Ivanova were among a group of 11 Russians disqualified for doping and handed lifetime bans by the International Olympic Committee on Friday.
International Olympic Committee (IOC) delegates arrived in Paris on Saturday afternoon ahead of an inspection of the city's 2024 Games bid.
Three Kuwaiti opposition lawmakers filed Sunday a request to question the minister of youth and information, Sheikh Salman Humoud Al-Sabah, for allegedly failing to resolve a 14-month international sports ban.