What country is not allowed in the Olympics?
In 2019, the World Anti-Doping Agency banned Russia from all international sporting competitions, including the Olympics, for four years over a doping scandal. The punishment was cut in half to two years by the Court of Arbitration for Sport following a 2020 appeal and now ends in December 2022.
Where are the 2024 Olympics?
Is North Korea part of the Olympics?
The Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (commonly known as North Korea) first participated at the Olympic Games in 1964.
|North Korea at the Olympics|
|Medals Ranked 49th||Gold 16 Silver 17 Bronze 24 Total 57|
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Is Russia the first country to be banned from the Olympics?
What other countries have been banned from the Olympics? This isn’t the first time Russia has been banned from an Olympics. The country had athletes banned from competing during the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro because of the state-sponsored doping scheme.