But Coe admitted before he took the helm at the IAAF
there may have been deals done of which even senior figures within the organisation, including Coe himself, were not made aware.
decided yesterday to allow Kelli to compete in the 4 x 100m relay after her explanation that she was receiving medical treatment for a condition affecting her family.
World Athletics Final from Stuttgart, Germany (Sept.
Today we have been dealing with the failure of the ARAF (All-Russia Athletic Federation) and made the decision to provisionally suspend them, the toughest sanction we can apply at this time," IAAF
president Sebastian Coe said.
Coe has been the most outspoken voice on the accusations the IAAF
has ignored possible widespread drug use, calling them a "declaration of war" on the sport.
The study was financed by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA), who told the newspaper on Friday they had given the IAAF
the power to veto publication in return for allowing access to the athletes at Daegu.
In a joint statement they said: "We note the concerns raised by the IAAF
with regard to the analyses we undertook of the data.
Illness forced her to pull out of the IAAF
World Half Marathon Championships race the last time it came to the UK in Birmingham in 2009, but she cannot wait for the prestigious event to return to British soil.
awarded the 2007 world championships to Osaka, Japan, without open bidding.
Papa Massata Diack, who works for the IAAF
as a marketing consultant, joins Valentin Balakhnichev, the president of the Russian athletics federation and the IAAF
's treasurer, in agreeing to step down.
According to the IAAF
official, the samples were "highly suspicious".
ATHLETICS' world governing body, the IAAF
, will hand four-year bans to those caught doping from 2015.