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Iranian judoka Saeid Mollaei
Iranian judoka Mollaei hiding in Germany: I decided to live as a free man

Since the end of his competition in the Judo World Championship last month, Mollaei is still seeking asylum in Germany, hoping to compete in the Olympics as a refugee.

Iran's Saeid Mollaei and Canada's Antoine Valois-Fortier compete
International Judo Federation bans Iran from all future competitions

Iranian judoka Mollaei still taking refuge in Germany.

Will Iranian judoka Mollaei compete in Israel?

"I am a fighter. I want to compete wherever I can. I live in a country whose law does not permit me to. We have no choice, all athletes must comply with it," Mollaei said in an IJF statement.

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