Dana Hussein: Iraqi sports are far from dictatorship

Sunday 15th November 2020 - 17:40

Dana Hussein: Iraqi sports are far from dictatorship

Baghdad - INA

The athlete of the national team for the yard and field sprinter Dana Hussein, confirmed that the General Authority of the Olympic Committee stands at one distance from all the personalities who serve Iraqi sports, indicating that sports in Iraq are far from dictatorship.

Dana Hussein said in a statement to the Iraqi News Agency (INA), today, Sunday: "The victory of Sarmad Abdul-Ilah as President of the Iraqi Olympic Committee is a natural case for democratic practice and the beginning of a new era for the federations under its banner," adding, "All members of the public body stand on One distance from everyone without bias towards one particular person at the expense of the other, and what is important is the advancement of sports reality and the advancement of all games.

Dana Hussein added that "Iraqi sports are far from dictatorship," indicating that "any elections must witness the formation of blocs and have supporters and opponents.

As a result, everyone aspires to advance sports reality and return Iraqi sports to its previous era."