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June 14, 2012 9:47 am

IOC Warns Against Boycott of Israeli Athletes at London Games

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JTA – The International Olympic Committee warned that a refusal by any participant in next month’s Games to compete against an athlete from a particular country is against the IOC’s code of ethics.

The warning came Thursday in response to an Algerian kayaker who withdrew last month from a World Cup event after learning that he would be competing against an Israeli.

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