Rus News Journal

Montreal can lose the right of carrying out of the World championship on swimming from - for shortages of means

the World championship on swimming of 2005 which planned for spending in Montreal, can be transferred to other place after the federal government of Canada has refused to increase financial injections by its carrying out.

meanwhile, on preparation for superiority of the world which could become 4 Montreal the largest sports event after the Olympic Games of 1976, from the state treasury it is already spent $30,8 million at the budget in $48,8 million, informs AP.

the Federal minister of sports of Canada Stefen Owen thereupon has already let know that the state cannot carry out additional injections in this project. " additional investments from the government of Canada would disperse from a federal policy of carrying out of the international sports competitions " - it has explained.

The Municipality of Montreal in this MTH already tried to draw ATTN to shortage of money resources: on a share of sponsors while it is necessary all $3,25 million.

in case Montreal should refuse World championship carrying out, it, most likely, will be transferred in Long - the Scourge (USA). Superiority of the world - 2005 will pass from July, 17 till July, 31st.