The Algerian Olympic Committee withdrew the accreditation for each Nourine and his coach Amar Benikhlef and despatched them residence from the Tokyo Games.
The IJF, which had briefly suspended Nourine and Benikhlef, mentioned the pair used the Games “as a platform for protest and promotion of political and spiritual propaganda”, which breached its code of ethics and the Olympic Charter.
The incident was not the primary time that Nourine had withdrawn from competitors to avoid dealing with an Israeli opponent. He pulled out of the 2019 World Championships in Tokyo for the identical purpose.
Tensions within the Israeli-Palestinian battle flared once more this 12 months as confrontations in contested Jerusalem triggered cross-border clashes.