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Israel labels Malaysian ban on its athletes ‘shameful’ and ‘inspired’ by anti-Semitism
January 18, 2019
The Jewish state slammed Malaysia’s ban on Israeli participation in the Muslim-majority nation’s hosting of international sporting events, citing the choice was motivated by Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad’s “rabid anti-Semitism.”
Malaysia blocks entry to Israeli swimmers for world championship
January 7, 2019
The event, to be held in the Malaysian city of Kuching, is crucial as the outcome will affect the competition of the 2020 Paralympics in Tokyo, which will host more than 600 swimmers from 70 nations.