Boxer from Russia was not allowed in Ukraine for the European championship – media

Боксера из РФ не пустили в Украину на чемпионат Европы - СМИ

Kushitashvili, George

Part of the Russian delegation denied entry to the territory of Ukraine.

The Russian boxer Georgy, Kushitashvili, two journalists of the TV channel life news and some Russian fans in the delegation were denied entry to the territory of Ukraine. They were sent to Kharkov for the European championship on Boxing.

“At the border checkpoint at the entrance to Ukraine is not allowed representatives of the Russian boxer Georgy Kushitashvili (weight category up to 81 kg), a press-the attache of Federation Vlad Romanov, some fans who went to the delegation, and two journalists life news. It all happened without an explanation of the reasons for the arrest, asking only the questions – in particular, the press attaché asked on what basis she was a few years ago was in the Crimea. All the other athletes and coaches missed on the territory of Ukraine”, – said in an interview with R-Sport head of Department on work with mass media and public relations FBI Natalia Tokmagashev. contacted representatives of Federation of Boxing of Ukraine, which promised soon to comment on the incident, while adding that the issue of entry of foreign commands and passes them to the territory of Ukraine are engaged in security services.

For its part, the FBI has provided all necessary documents, including data on the Russian delegation to control bodies. When dealing with the press service of the FBI was alerted that problems may arise among the citizens who dwelt in the Crimea. Also asked them to check this point with his hand.

The European championship on Boxing in Kharkov, starts June 16. He is qualifying to the world Cup 2017 to be held in Hamburg from 25 August to 3 September.

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