Lebanese chess player Sally Hamadeh refuses normalization and withdraws from the World Championships in Georgia, and the head of the Lebanese delegation feedback on the withdrawal.
Lebanese chess player Sally Hamadeh withdrew from the fifth spherical of the World Chess Championship for age teams in Georgia, in refusal to normalize, after she was drawn with a player from the Israeli occupation entity.
Jamal Shamiya, head of the delegation of the Lebanese delegation, commented on the determination to withdraw by saying that the cause for the withdrawal was the nationality of the player who was speculated to face Sally, including that there was no recognition of the enemy nor normalization with the aggressor occupier.
Hamada’s withdrawal comes, after final month witnessed the withdrawal of the Lebanese hero Charbel Abu Daher from the combined martial arts championship in Abu Dhabi, refusing to confront an Israeli player, as he recounted the particulars later in an interview with “Al-Mayadeen Net”.
As did his compatriot Abdullah Miniato, who had withdrawn from the similar match that was held in Bulgaria, final yr.
Player Nadia Fawaz withdrew from the fourth spherical of the Abu Dhabi International Open Chess Festival, in refusal to normalize, after she was drawn in opposition to an Israeli player, and in flip additionally informed the particulars of what occurred to “Al-Mayadeen Net”.