MOSCOW, RUSSIA. JANUARY 20, 2016. All-Russian Athletics Federation former president Valentin Balakhnichev speaks live on the Ekho Moskvy Radio. Stanislav Krasilnikov/TASS Ðîññèÿ. Ìîñêâà. 20 ÿíâàðÿ 2016. Áûâøèé ïðåçèäåíò Âñåðîññèéñêîé ôåäåðàöèè ëåãêîé àòëåòèêè Âàëåíòèí Áàëàõíè÷åâ â îôèñå ðàäèîñòàíöèè “Ýõî Ìîñêâû”. Ñòàíèñëàâ Êðàñèëüíèêîâ/ÒÀÑÑ

PARIS, September 16. /TASS/. A court in Paris ruled on Wednesday that Valentin Balakhnichev, a former head of the All-Russia Athletics Federation (RusAF), was found guilty of corruption and sentenced him to three years in prison.

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