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Update from FIDE   2022-03-16

Russia and Belarus teams suspended from FIDE competitions

Taking into account the current recommendations of the IOC, the FIDE Council suspends the national teams of Russia and Belarus from participation in official FIDE tournaments until further notice. In the individual tournaments of the FIDE World Championship cycle, players from these countries will be able to participate under the FIDE flag.

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27-02-2022

Chess Scotland strongly condemns the Russian Invasion of Ukraine and welcomes FIDE's decision to move  the Olympiad and Paralympiad from Moscow and Khanty Mansiysk.

Chess Scotland has made further submissions to FIDE and would fully support the suspension of Russia from FIDE membership as well as the termination of agreements with all Russian sponsors with immediate effect.

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Posted on: 27-02-2022
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