Jacques Rogge 'comforted' Russia will respect IOC Charter
Russian Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Kozak wrote to IOC president Jacques Rogge (above) that Russia would respect the Olympic Charter but defended the country's recently passed anti-gay law.
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