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ICSD Video News: 2017 World Deaf Ice Hockey Championships

2017 May 18
ICSD video in International Sign highlights the 2017 World Deaf Ice Hockey Championships in Amherst, NY, USA
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SAMSUN IS LEARNING INTERNATIONAL SIGN

2017 May 14
Before 23rd Summer Deaflympics Samsun, a social event was held in a shopping centre on the purpose of taking attention to International Sign
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VOLUNTEERS ARE LEARNING "SIGNS"

2017 May 10
The volunteers, who deserved to participate in internatonal sign training after interviews of the 23rd Summer Deaflympics that will be held on 18-30 July in Samsun, are learning sign language
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97TH ANNIVERSARY OF APRIL 23 NATIONAL SOVEREIGNTY AND CHILDREN'S DAY WAS CELEBRATED IN SAMSUN ENTHUSIASTICALLY

2017 Apr 23
97th Anniversary of April 23 National Sovereignty and Children's Day was celebrated with the participation of Mr. Ibrahim SAHIN, Samsun Governor, and protocol members of Samsun in Mustafa Dagıstanlı Sports Hall
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THE COORDINATORSHIP OF DEAFLYMPICS IS LEARNING "SIGN LANGUAGE"

2017 Apr 13
The Coordinatorship of Deaflympics is learning "Sign Language"
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ICSD invites cities interested in hosting 24th Summer Deaflympics in 2021

2017 Apr 10
The International Committee of Sports for the Deaf, organization recognized by the IOC in 1955, the global governing body for the organization of Summer and Winter Deaflympics, has announced the bid for the 24rd Summer Deaflympics in 2021.
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2nd World Deaf Alpine Skiing and Snowboard Championships took place in Innerkrems

2017 Apr 09
From March 12 to 18th, 2nd World Deaf Alpine Skiing and Snowboard Championships took place in Innerkrems, Kärnten region, Austria.
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Media Accreditation for 2017 Summer Deaflympics

2017 Apr 04
Media Accreditation for 2017 Summer Deaflympics in Samsun, Turkey
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ICSD Video News: 2017 WADA Symposium

2017 Apr 03
ICSD present at 2017 WADA Annual Symposium at the Swiss Tech Convention Center in Lausanne
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ICSD Video News: 3rd World Deaf Curling Championships in 2017

2017 Apr 02
ICSD video in International Sign highlights the 3rd World Deaf Curling Championships in Sochi, the Russian Federation
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Samsun 2017 Inspection

2017 Mar 29
From February 18 to 22, more than 70 delegates from 34 countries came to Samsun, Turkey to inspect the sports venues and Village of the Deaflympics to ensure that it's ready for the 23rd Summer Deaflympics.
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WADA's Annual Symposium

2017 Mar 16
The 13th edition of WADA's Annual Symposium, held from 13 to 15 March 2017 at the Swiss Tech Convention Center in Lausanne. ICSD Doping Control Officer, Mr. Artem Buerov and Advisor to the ICSD President, Ms. Xenia Morfopoulos were attending this event.
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Declaration of the IOC Executive Board

2017 Mar 16
12 principles for a more robust and independent global Anti-Doping System to protect clean athletes
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ICSD Video News: 2nd Chef De Mission Seminar in Samsun

2017 Mar 09
ICSD video in International Sign highlights the Chef de Mission Seminar in Samsun, Turkey
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ICSD and Olympic Channel Sign Landmark Memorandum of Understanding

2017 Mar 01
The International Committee of Sports for the Deaf and the Olympic Channel today announced that they have signed a MoU with the Olympic Channel to collaborate on content for the global digital platform.
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ICSD President makes an opening speech during the Chef de Mission

2017 Feb 23
ICSD President, Dr. Valery Rukhledev, makes an opening speech during the 2nd Chef de Mission in Sheraton Grand Hotel in Samsun, Turkey.
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ICSD President's Message Safety Takes Priority

2017 Jan 27
There were a lot of rumors recently about unsafe environment during the 2017 Summer Deaflympics. I would like to share with all of you that Samsun historically has been a non-political, quiet and conservative city.
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Happy Birthday Bjorn!

2017 Jan 26
EDSO President, Bjorn Roine, celebrates the 60th birthday
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ICSD President on Turkey Attack on 01 January 2017

2017 Jan 01
ICSD President on Istanbul Nightclub Attack, early Sunday, Jan. 1, 2017
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President's Update - Happy Holidays 2017

2016 Dec 30
Dr. Valery Rukhledev looks back at the events of 2016 that were accomplished under the current ICSD's administration.
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2016 Best Sportsmen and Sportswomen Award Finalists

2016 Dec 19
2016 Best Sportsmen and Sportswomen Award
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The First Edition of the ICSD Video News

2016 Dec 16
The first edition of the ICSD video news contains important information about the ICSD Activity
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ICSD President on Turkey Attack

2016 Dec 14
We stand together today with people of Turkey and we express our deepest sympathy and condolences to the families of the victims and to the Government of Turkey.
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Letter by the Minister of Youth and Sports, Republic of Turkey

2016 Dec 14
Akif Cagatay Kilic, Turkish Minister of Youth and Sports, released a letter with updates on Turkey's preparations for the 23rd Summer Deaflympics and giving strong assurances on security.
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Ukrainian Deaf Delegation has visited 2017 Deaflympics Venues

2016 Dec 13
Last November, Ukrainian Deaf Delegation has visited Samsun for inspection on the preparatory work of the 2017 Summer Deaflympics.