Palestinian Soccer Team Calls for FIFA Sanctions Against Israel Ahead of World Cup

Townhall.com Staff
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Posted: May 15, 2014 9:53 AM

The Palestinian Football Association is set to lobby FIFA to sanction Israel over incidents in which Palestinian soccer players were shot and arrested for issues not relating to soccer. Palestinian FA president Jibril Rajoub announced that FIFA had a responsibility to prevent Israel from being "the neighbourhood bully."