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IWF statement regarding Mr Abdullah Aljarmal (Yemen)

The IWF welcomes confirmation from Mr Abdullah Aljarmal of Yemen that he intends to withdraw a complaint made against the IWF to the Court of Arbitration for Sport.

This decision follows warm and productive dialogue between Mr Aljarmal and members of the IWF Executive Board.

The IWF recognizes Mr Aljarmal’s spirit of cooperation in the best interests of weightlifting, and would like to put on record the federation’s gratitude for his significant and long-standing contribution to the sport.