Corey Flintoff Corey Flintoff is NPR's international correspondent based in Moscow, Russia.

Russia's Mariya Savinova won gold in the 800-meter final at the 2012 Olympics in London. A new report ruled that she should never should have competed because her drug test profile showed she was doping. Matt Dunham/AP hide caption

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Doping Scandal Jeopardizes Olympic Dreams Of Russian Athletes

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Between France And Russia, Presidents Seek Common Ground In Syria

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Hollande To Ask Putin To Join Grand Coalition Against ISIS

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Turkey Insists Russian Jet Was In Its Airspace When It Was Shot Down

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Turkish Forces Shoot Down Russian Fighter Jet For Violating Its Airspace

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Turkey Claims It Shot Down A Russian Fighter Plane

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Crimea Loses Electricity After Power Lines Are Blown Up

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As Paris Recovers From Attacks, Russia Confirms Bomb Caused Airliner Crash

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International Governing Body Suspends Russian Track And Field

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Older Russians relax during a rally in Moscow. Even with steady improvements in life expectancy, Russian men — whose life expectancy was about 56 years in 1995 — today have an average life span of just under 66 years. Men in Europe live on average 10 years longer. Maxim Shipenkov/EPA/Landov hide caption

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A Post-Soviet Baby Bust Comes Back To Bite Russia

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World Anti-Doping Agency Wants Russia Suspended From Athletics Competitions

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Russia Suspends Flights To Egypt Amid Probe Into Plane Crash

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Moscow Rejects Idea That Bomb Brought Down Airliner

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