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Israel women's Judo team coach arrested for assaulting partner

French Judo coach and judoka Alan Schmitt, who was hired by the Israel Judo Association (IJA) two weeks ago as the women national team's new coach, was arrested in France for assaulting his partner, Israeli media reported.

Following his arrest, the IJA announced Schmitt has been suspended until further notice.

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