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10/3/06

World Volleyball Federation approves Iranian women's Islamic outfit

TEHRAN, Oct.1 (ISNA)-The World Volleyball Federation has agreed to the Islamic outfit of Iranian Women in international fields.

Deputy of Iran's Women Volleyball Federation, Hajar Nejatizadeh stated that Iran had received the consent of the World Federation and was trying to present its designed Islamic outfit for final approval to the FIVB in the upcoming months.

"In a meeting that took place between the chief of our federation and one of the World Federation representatives, Habib Abdollah, he stated that there were no obligations for Iranian women to appear in their Islamic outfit," she added.

"He told us that we could appear in our Islamic outfits just like the Egyptian women because this is not contradictory to any of the laws of the FIVB," she concluded.

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