Decision to ban Russian, Belarusian athletes is not a positive outcome but a necessary one, IPC president says

Decision to ban Russian, Belarusian athletes is not a positive outcome but a necessary one, IPC president says

International Paralympic Committee (IPC) president Andrew Parsons cautioned involving politics in sports after the decision to ban Russian and Belarusian athletes from the 2022 Winter Paralympic Games in Beijing earlier this month but said Saturday that the “magnitude” of the situation in Ukraine called for more severe action.

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