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Newshour: Algerian boycott

yesterday evening (monday 12th), 9.56-9.59pm, on bbc world service radio
newshour (presented by julian marshall) concludes with …

“The Algerian women’s team was scheduled to play the United States last Friday, and then Israel on Saturday, but the team failed to turn up for either match. Transport issues, they said, had delayed their arrival in Rio, but there are suspicions may have been politically motivated – Algeria and Israel certainly do not get on.”

including contribution from …
craig spence of the international paralympic committee
(if you missed it, available from 0:49:30 to 0:52:45 at


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