The General security service (Shin bet) has banned the basketball team «Ironi» (Nahariya) to travel to Turkey to participate in the Champions League match against «Gaziantep», said channel Спорт5.
According to published information, the match should take place on February 22 at present, however, the participation of the Israeli club is in doubt.
According to the TV channel, the SHABAK have motivated the ban by a high degree of danger to players and other participants of the delegation. Gaziantep is located at a distance of 97 kilometers from the Syrian border, and in the area active cell of the «Islamic state».
It is noted that in the past, «Gaziantep» was offered a contract with the basketball player capital «Apoala» Liora Eliyahu, who refused the offer to play in Turkey.