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Tunisia bid for Youth Olympics blocked over ban of Israelis

Tunisia bid for Youth Olympics blocked over ban of Israelis

Bid by Tunisia to host 2022 Youth Olympics blocked because the country recently banned Israeli athletes.Elad Benari, 04/05/2018 06:13
IOC to probe Egyptian's handshake refusal

IOC to probe Egyptian's handshake refusal

IOC to look into incident in which Egyptian judoka Islam el-Shahabi refused to shake the hand of his Israeli rival, Or Sasson.Ben Ariel, Canada, 13/08/2016 01:54
Olympic Committee drops Kuwait for banning Israeli

Olympic Committee drops Kuwait for banning Israeli

Kuwaiti event gets Olympic qualifying status revoked, after Israeli official barred from entering the country.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/10/2015 08:45
Where is PA Olympic Chief's 'Fraternity'?

Where is PA Olympic Chief's 'Fraternity'?

PA Olympics Committee head endorsed "slaughter of [Jewish] settlements." Protest sent to International Olympic Committee.Hillel Fendel, 24/04/2015 02:44