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  International Olympic Committee
Leadership
  IOC President  Thomas Bach 0 13 +19.05%
  Director General  Christophe de Kepper 0 11 +100.00%
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  Summer Olympic Host City  Tokyo, Japan
elect   Paris, France
2 13 +25.00%
  Winter Olympic Host City  Beijing, China
elect   Milan, Italy
2 15 +4.76%
City List
  Summer Youth Olympic Host City  Dakar, Senegal 1 18 +100.00%
  Winter Youth Olympic Host City  PyeongChang, South Korea 2 20 +93.90%
Miscellaneous
   Summer Olympics  United States 12 16 +5.24%
   Winter Olympics  Norway 8 18 +2.61%
   Summer Paralympics  People's Republic of China 1 16 +5.76%
 Winter Paralympics   


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Websitehttp://www.olympic.org/
Established June 23, 1894
Disbanded Still Active
ContributorGerald Farinas
Last ModifiedRP January 27, 2012 12:57pm
Description The IOC guarantees the promotion of Olympism and the smooth running of the Games in accordance with the Olympic Charter.

According to the Olympic Charter, established by Pierre de Coubertin, the goal of the Olympic Movement is to contribute to building a peaceful and better world by educating youth through sport practised without discrimination of any kind and in the Olympic spirit, which requires mutual understanding with a spirit of friendship, solidarity and fair play.

The Olympic Movement includes the International Olympic Committee [IOC], Organising Committees of the Olympic Games [OCOG], the National Olympic Committees [NOC], the International Federations [IF], the national associations, clubs and, of course, the athletes.

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Dec 04, 2012 07:35pm News India‚Äôs Olympic Committee Is Suspended by the I.O.C.  Article Homegrown Democrat 
Apr 22, 2010 03:00am Obituary Olympics leader Juan Antonio Samaranch dies at 89  Article Jason 
Jun 11, 2009 06:00am News Spy bugs may be deployed for 2012 Olympics  Article kal 
Jul 29, 2008 05:00pm News IOC to allow Iraq into Beijing Games after all  Article kal 
Mar 31, 2004 12:00am News Indiana Supreme Court Justice Picked to Lead USOC Nominating Group  Article Gerald Farinas 

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