Al-Kaabi: al-Kinani refusal to battle Zionist player represents Iraq

Wednesday 24th July 2019 - 21:19

Al-Kaabi: al-Kinani refusal to battle Zionist player represents Iraq

INA – BAGHDAD

Deputy Speaker of Iraqi Parliament Hassan al-Kaabi praised the Iraqi delegation that is participating in the World Championship of Muay Thai for quitting the finals due to battling a Zionist player by the draw.

Ali al-Kinanai, the Iraqi player refused to battle the Zionist player and decided to leave the championship in an honour and respect to his country and all the Iraqi Athletes.

Al-Kaabi explained that this represents Iraq’s stance against Zionism during any circumstances and will never reach out to it at all.