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IOC working with Saudis

Updated: May 24, 2012, 10:52 PM ET
Associated Press

QUEBEC CITY -- Describing talks with Saudi Arabia as "not an easy situation," IOC president Jacques Rogge said the Olympic body still is working with the Gulf country on sending female athletes to this summer's London Games.

Saudi Arabia, Qatar and Brunei are the only countries that never have fielded women on their Olympic teams. While Qatar and Brunei have announced plans to take female athletes to London, the Saudis have not yet done so.

"We are continuing to discuss with them, ...

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