Taiwan was excluded from the games by order of Pierre Elliott Trudeau , the prime minister of Canada. Once the deadline for submission of proposals by the NOCs is reached, the first phase Application begins with the applicant cities asked to complete a questionnaire regarding several key criteria related to the organisation of the Olympic Games. In , Ali Al-Ahmed , director of the Institute for Gulf Affairs , likewise called for Saudi Arabia to be barred from the Games, describing its ban on women athletes as a violation of the International Olympic Committee charter. University of Missouri Press. This article is about the modern games in general. Women were first allowed to compete at the Summer Olympics in Paris, but at the Summer Olympics 35 countries were still only fielding all-male delegations.
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Retrieved 20 February The Games attracted a broad international field of participants and generated great public interest. Archived from the original on 31 May Speeches are given, formally opening the Games. As is customary, the last medal presentation of the Games is held as part of the closing ceremony. As a result of the investigation, ten members of the IOC were expelled and another ten were sanctioned.