2 Aug 2021

Belarus Olympic sprinter refuses to fly home, fearing for safety

From Checkpoint, 5:24 pm on 2 August 2021

An Olympic sprinter from Belarus is refusing to fly home, citing fears for her safety after she criticised her coaches.

She was due to compete in the women's 200-metre event, but complained on social media about being entered into another race at short notice.

Worldwatch's Max Towle has more.