While the International Olympic Committee condemned the invasion and urged it's member bodies to cancel events in Russia and its ally Belarus, there seemed to be questions about IJF president Marius L. Vizer's somewhat tepid response in calling the unprovoked attack on Ukraine "the result of inefficient dialogue at international level." But in a very brief announcement on Sunday, Vizer, often mentioned as a friend of Putin's, said the Russian president would be suspended from his roles with the IJF.
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