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Husband of Belarusian athlete at heart of Olympic standoff has entered Ukraine: source

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KYIV, Aug 2 (Reuters) - The husband of Belarusian sprinter Krystsina Tsimanouskaya, who is at the heart of an Olympic standoff with her own country, has entered Ukraine, a Ukrainian interior ministry source said on Monday.

Tsimanouskaya walked into the Polish embassy in Tokyo on Monday, a day after refusing to board a flight home she said she was being made to take against her wishes by her team.

"Indeed, this man entered Ukraine," a source in the interior ministry said when asked about Tsimanouskaya's husband, Arseni Zhdanevich. Zhdanevich could not immediately be reached for comment. (Reporting by Ilya Zhegulev and Margaryta Chornokondtratenko; writing by Matthias Williams Editing by Andrew Osborn)