Poland grants Belarus Olympic sprinter humanitarian visa • FRANCE 24 English

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Poland has granted a humanitarian visa to Krystsina Tsimanouskaya, a Belarusian Olympic athlete who claimed her team tried to force her to leave Japan, Poland’s deputy foreign minister said Monday.

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