2018 Winter Games: Russian athletes to compete under neutral flag

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The Russian Olympic Committee has officially sanctioned their athletes to compete under a neutral flag at next year's Winter Games in South Korea.

It follows the decision of the International Olympic Committee last week to ban 25 Russian athletes for life in response to reports of state-sponsored doping.

Al Jazeera's Elise Holman reports.

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