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International sport organizations are under investigation

01 February, 12:33 268
International sport organizations are under investigation

Major sport organizations, such as FIFA, the International Olympic Committee and the United States Olympic Committee, are under the investigation, reported New York Times.

Justice department subpoenaed these organizations in suspicion in corruption, extortion, and fraud in bids for locations of international sport events. The Attorney’s Office is in close investigation of the International Association of Athletics Federations, which endowed world championships in Qatar and the USA.

In the international arena, France has already taken direction to investigate sport event organizations.

The interconnection of these investigations hints to broad net of illegal manipulations in the global sport, suggested New York Times.

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