|

Russians expelled from the Olympics for the flag with Lenin

Russians expelled from the Olympics for the flag with LeninPhoto: Newspaper.ru

As explained by the staff of the stadium, the Communist symbols is prohibited because of tensions with the DPRK

14.02.18 3169600

During the ski competitions at the Olympics in Pyeongchang employees of stadium tried to take Russian supporters flag with the image of Vladimir Lenin.

This writes Газета.Ru.

“That’s the way Russians are oppressed. Not normally allowed to cheer. These flags are not prohibited, we have read the rules and asked the Russian volunteers,” – said one of the fans.

  • See ALSO: Faster, higher, stronger. Main facts about the Olympic games in Pyeongchang

The flag of the Russian fans never gave, so they were kicked out of the competition.

As explained by the staff of the stadium, the Communist symbols is prohibited because of its strained relations with the DPRK.

Recall the women’s race in biathlon at the Olympics moved.

 

 

 

Leave a comment

Confirm that you are not a bot - select a man with raised hand: