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Rio de Janeiro (dpa) - Canadian International Olympic Committee (IOC) member Dick Pound on Tuesday dismissed a motion from IOC president Thomas Bach on recent decisions on doping on Russia and called for an extraordinary IOC Session on doping.

Pound responded to a proposal from Bach to have the 86 members present at the 129th IOC Session vote on the decisions by an Olympic Summit in June and the IOC executive board in June.

"If all you are looking for is recognition, that‘s fine. But we need to do a lot more to show we do more about fair play and clean competition," he said.

"If we want to be the thought leader and morale force of sport we have to do that among ourselves," he added, recalling previous extraordinary sessions after the boycott crisis in the mid-1980s and the corruption affair in the late 1990s.

Pound is a former president of the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) which Bach wants overhauled over the Russian crisis in which a recent report by WADA spoke of widespread and state-sponsored doping.

The IOC stopped short of imposing a blanket ban on Russia, and Bach told the IOC members that "we need a full review of WADA‘s anti-doping system. The IOC calls for a more robust and efficient anti-doping system."

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