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    • Richard Pearce
    • 05.10.09 | 04:21 (IST)

    So, 3 years ago the IDF wouldn't let Palestinian soccer players out of Gaza for an Asian Cup qualifier, but now that it is the Israeli team, the rules don't matter. And, as you reported in May, the Palestinian team's biggest challenge is getting enough of its players through the IDF checkpoints to play a game. http://www.haaretz.com/hasen/spages/1083691.html

    from the article: Soccer player who dodged IDF can return home without arrest
    First published 19:35 04.10.09 | Last updated 22:14 04.10.09
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