Russia hopes athletics federation will be reinstated in May

Reuters News
Posted: Mar 16, 2016 9:23 AM

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian Sports Minister Vitaly Mutko said on Wednesday he hoped the Russian Athletics Federation would be reinstated by the sport's governing body in May.

Mutko was speaking at a meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin.

(Reporting by Darya Korsunskaya; writing by Polina Devitt; editing by Jack Stubbs)