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Two Afghan athletes arrive in Japan for Tokyo Paralympics

  • August 29, 2021
  • , Yomiuri
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Sunday’s Yomiuri reported that two Afghan Paralympians arrived in Japan on Saturday despite the tense situation in their home country following the Taliban takeover. According to the daily, Zakia Khudadadi, who will compete in taekwondo, and Hossain Rasouli, who will complete in track and field, were evacuated to Paris from Afghanistan and arrived at Haneda on Saturday evening.

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