Reversal for Iraq


Iraq proved that to the IOC it is capable of competing in the Olympic Games after ensuring the independence of the nation’s Olympic panel.


One response to “Reversal for Iraq

  1. polisciafterparty

    I am glad to see they let the Iraqi’s compete. I always think it is a terrible move to politicize the attendance of the Olympics (see United States, 1980). It unnecessarily punishes the athletes, who devote years of their life to one competition, to make a fleeting political statements. There are other avenues to make such statements.

    – Legal Eagle

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