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    Vitaly Mutko said he was planning to meet with inspectors from the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) on January 11 to discuss progress in Russia's efforts to clear up the doping scandal.

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) Russia's Sports Minister Vitaly Mutko said Monday he was planning to meet with inspectors from the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) on January 11 to discuss progress in Russia's efforts to clear up the doping scandal that resulted in Russia's suspension from international athletics.

    A group of IAAF experts is expected to visit Russia on January 10-11.

    "The IAAF commission will arrive on January 10, and I am planning to meet with them on January 11," Mutko said in a phone interview with R-Sport.


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