International Chess Federation
Thursday, 24 Feb 2022 15:18
Statement of FIDE Council regarding official competitions and events in Russia

FIDE Council expresses its grave concern regarding the current rapidly deteriorating geopolitical situation.

During its extraordinary meeting, FIDE Council will review holding all the planned FIDE official chess competitions and events in Russia. The member federations and the responsible FIDE Commissions will be consulted in order to make the most appropriate decision.