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  סיון 12, 5774 , 10/06/14

‘Palestine’ Athlete Accepted Money from Hamas?

Sports Minister Limor Livnat wrote a letter to the President of FIFA on Tuesday following reports that a Palestinian-Arab soccer player accepted money from Hamas.

In the letter Livnat wrote that the athlete, Samah Fares Muhammad, met with Hamas activists while traveling abroad with the Palestinian Authority’s soccer team, and accepted money and written messages from them, which he was to transport to Hamas members in Kalkiliya. 

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