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11:22 | Sep 23 | 2014

Yakutia in 33rd OCA General Assembly

 As part of the Asian Games, the XXXIII General Assembly of Olympic Council of Asia is taking place in Incheon, South Korea. The meeting was attended by State Advisor of Yakutia Dmitry Glushko, Minister of Sports of the Republic Mikhail Gulyaev and Head of the Directorate of International Sports Games "Children of Asia" Vladimir Maximov. They had held a series of meetings with the leaders of National Olympic Committees of Asia.


During the meetings the following issues were discussed - countries participation in the upcoming International Sports Games "Children of Asia 2016", and preparations for the bid campaign to host "Children of Asia" Games in 2020. The campaign to determine the host country of VII "Children of Asia" Games will be announced in 2015, it is already known that China and Kazakhstan expressed their interest.

At these days the delegation will sign a number of cooperation agreements with International Sports Games "Children of Asia" and the Asian NOCs, according to the Directorate of "Children of Asia" Games.