ISLAMIC SOLIDARITY GAMES ROCKED BY CLOTHING CONTROVERSY

“The Islamic Solidarity Games in Indonesia have been rocked by controversy over female athletes competing in sports bikinis.

Some of the participating nations have made a demand for all women taking part in beach volleyball, track and field, and swimming events, to cover up fully. The organisers though, have refused to impose any such restriction on two-piece clothing worn by female athletes at the event, reports

“If some countries do not want to use the bikini, that’s fine, but if other countries want to, we will allow that,” senior organising committee member Djoko Pramono said.

“We agreed to apply international rules, including the dress code.”

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