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WADA declares the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea Anti-Doping Committee non-compliant with World Anti-Doping Code

Feb 13, 2019

The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) announces that the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) Anti-Doping Committee (DPRK Anti-Doping Committee) is, effective today, non-compliant with the World Anti-Doping Code (Code).

This follows the decision of WADA’s Executive Committee (ExCo), at its meeting of 20 September 2018, to endorse the recommendation of the Agency’s independent Compliance Review Committee (CRC) to assert the DPRK Anti-Doping Committee as non-compliant with the Code if the DPRK Anti-Doping Committee failed to meet a four-month deadline to correct non-conformities related to the implementation of its testing program.

 

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