US News No Visa for Israel - Squash World Championships of men canceled

19:32  30 november  2021
19:32  30 november  2021 Source:   spox.com

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Men's Squash World Championship in Malaysia has been canceled for the team from Israel for unregistered visa.

Zwei Squash-Spieler bei einem internationalem Turnier. © Omar Zoheiry / DPA Two Squash Players at an International Tournament.

In a statement, the Squash World Association of World Squash Federation (WSF) said that "the possibility that some nations can not compete because the exhibition of Visa and travel permits has not been confirmed», to cancel the title struggles from 7 to 12 , December in Kuala Lumpur led. In addition, the association founded the cancellation with the new omikron variant of the coronavirus, which could "have a great influence on the ability of certain teams to travel to the tournament to Malaysia."

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The tournament had previously been relocated from New Zealand to Malaysia, although both countries have maintained similar stringent border regulations since the outbreak of the Corona pandemic.

Malaysia Sports Minister Ahmad Faizal Azumu said local media, which visas had not been exhibited, as the predominantly Muslim country does not convey diplomatic relations with Israel. WSF President Zena Wooldridge said, "It is important for the WSF that no nation wants to participate, the event missed."

Israeli athletes have always struggled with discrimination in international sporting competitions. Arab and Iranian athletes often refuse two-fighting with Israelis for political reasons.

Malaysia had already denied Israeli athletes to participate in the World Championship in Para Swimming in 2019. The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) then escorted Malaysia the alignment of competitions and relocated them to London.

Why the double vaccination soon enough to travel .
© Jack Guez / AFP In Israel (here Ben Gurion Airport), only tourists who received their second injection for less than 180 days may enter the territory. It was far sesame that allowed to cross most borders without too many constraints. The vaccination certificate, issued after performing a complete vaccination schedule, may no longer be enough to travel to Europe or elsewhere.

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