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FIFA barrs Iranian Women Soccer Team from Competing in the First Youth Olymic games in Singapore

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Fri, 04/09/2010
The first-ever summer Youth Olympic Games will be held in Singapore from Oct. 12-25. Some 3,600 athletes, ages 14 to 18, will compete in 26 sports. Iran's girls' squad was to be among the six teams competing in the girls' soccer competition.... No longer.
 
The Federation Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) ruled that the Iranian girls may not play while wearing the hijab.
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