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JERUSALEM | Israel in uproar over Argentina pre-World Cup friendly snub

JERUSALEM (AP) — The sports-crazed nation of Israel was in uproar Wednesday over Argentina’s abrupt cancellation of a World Cup warmup match following pro-Palestinian protests, with some of the country’s leaders accusing Lionel Messi and his teammates of caving to terrorism. Israel was eagerly awaiting the sold-out international friendly scheduled for Saturday night at Jerusalem’s … Continue reading JERUSALEM | Israel in uproar over Argentina pre-World Cup friendly snub