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Israeli Olympic Committee: Gilady contributed much to sport, allegations amazed us

The Israeli Olympic Committee commented on allegations made against its member Alex Gilady, alleging he sexually harassed and raped women.

 

"Gilady is a man of many accomplishments, who has contributed much through the years to both Israeli sports and the Olympic movement. We were amazed at the allegations made against him and hope his personal conduct was not improper. The Israeli Olympic Committee denounces any form of sexual harassment and will continue working to allow a safe and secure training and activity environment for all athletes," the Israeli Olympic Committee said.