Russians accused of coercing athletes into doping could be jailed in a newly proposed law ammendment ©Getty Images

Allowing legal action to be taken against those guilty of coercing Russian athletes into doping has been included among a proposed amendment to the country's Criminal Code by a St. Petersburg Senator.

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The International Olympic Committee (IOC) presented its initiatives in the fight against corruption at the International Anti-Corruption Summit organised by British Prime Minister David Cameron on Thursday in London.

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Olympic Day is much more than just a sports event, it is a day for the world to get active, learn about Olympic values and discover new sports. Based on the three pillars move, learn and discover, National Olympic Committees are organising sports, cultural and educational activities throughout the world.

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The International Olympic Committee is the supreme authority of the Olympic Movement.

The International Olympic Committee is a not-for-profit independent international organisation made up of volunteers, which is committed to building a better world through sport. It redistributes more than 90 per cent of its income to the wider sporting movement, which means that every day the equivalent of USD 3.25 million goes to help athletes and sports organisations at all levels around the world.

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