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Iran’s only female Olympic medallist defects

Iran's only female Olympic medallist, Kimia Alizadeh, has announced via Instagram that she has left the country and moved to Europe. She cited her frustrations of being controlled and used as a propaganda "tool" by the Iranian government as reasons for her decision. Alizadeh joins other Iranian athletes who recently defected, such as judoka Saeid Mollaei and para-archer Pourya Jalalipour. #Iran #KimiaAlizadeh #Olympics

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How do elite athletes feel about finishing second? We speak to an Olympic silver medalist

Is Instagram threat to Iran’s national security?

Is Instagram threat to Iran’s national security?

Reporters resign from Iranian state broadcaster over crash cover-up

Reporters resign from Iranian state broadcaster over crash cover-up

Turkish Real Estate: Property demand remains popular with foreigners

Turkish Real Estate: Property demand remains popular with foreigners

Bangladeshi lives ruined by rising sea levels

Bangladeshi lives ruined by rising sea levels

Kosovars frustrated with EU visa delay

Kosovars frustrated with EU visa delay

UK scientists make gene-edited tomatoes

UK scientists make gene-edited tomatoes

Hundreds of flights cancelled across US, Europe

Hundreds of flights cancelled across US, Europe

Heat wave and fires badly damaging Tunisia's grain harvest

Heat wave and fires badly damaging Tunisia's grain harvest

Balkan states turn to diaspora communities for local investments

Balkan states turn to diaspora communities for local investments

Turkish President Erdogan speaks to journalists following NATO summit

Turkish President Erdogan speaks to journalists following NATO summit

Zelenskyy: Deadly missile strike was 'purposeful Russian terror'

Zelenskyy: Deadly missile strike was 'purposeful Russian terror'

Tunisia's President Saied accused of power grab, sidelining parliament

Tunisia's President Saied accused of power grab, sidelining parliament

Hong Kong marks 25th anniversary of Britain's handover of the territory to China

Hong Kong marks 25th anniversary of Britain's handover of the territory to China

At least 21 killed, dozens wounded in missile strikes on Odessa

At least 21 killed, dozens wounded in missile strikes on Odessa

Bulgaria expels 70 Russian diplomats over espionage claims

Bulgaria expels 70 Russian diplomats over espionage claims

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