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NAIROBI Cheap Air Max 97 Womens Australia , June 30 (Xinhua) -- Kenya's Olympic champion David Rudisha is not expected to leave his training camp in Germany to join his colleagues in Nairobi preparing for the Commonwealth Games.


Track and Field Team manager Paul Mutwi, who is also Athletics Kenya (AK) vice president, said on Monday Rudisha will be allowed to compete abroad and also remain at his Germany training camp ahead of the games, which will start in Glasgow on July 24 to Aug. 3.


"Rudisha is getting back to form and he is away with permission from us. He can train in Germany or even here. There is no problem," Mutwi said in Nairobi.


Head coach Boniface Tirem said Rudisha who is in Germany will have ample time to focus on his training and expects him to shake off his rust after staying out of competition for a full year.


"He has come back strongly running 1:44. For someone who has been out that long, it is a major step. We have discussed with him and he will have one or two races in Europe Cheap Air Max 97 Mens Australia , where we expect him to lower that time down to 1:43 or 1:42. We expect a fast time from him in Glasgow," said Tirem.


Rudisha, the world 800m record holder (1:40.91), has been entered top run in Monaco and Glasgow legs of the Diamond League, before heading straight to the Kenya camp in the Scottish capital.


A knee injury while jogging in New York ruled out Rudisha for a full year, having started his season in Doha (2013) running 1:43.


Kenya team has already moved to camp in Nairobi for the final preparations before they fly out to Scotland for the games. Kenya finished fifth in the last games in Delhi Cheap Air Max 97 Blue Australia , India winning 12 gold, 10 silver and 10 bronze.


It is a record the country seeks to eclipse in Glasgow, with Swimming, Boxing and rugby sevens expected to be other disciplines that Kenya targets to scope medals from.


In athletics, the top form of Africa Javelin Champion Julius Yego is expected to help widen the scope to the field event


"I have started strongly competing in Shanghai, Ostrava Cheap Air Max 97 Gold Australia , Tokyo and Rome. But my target is to do well in Glasgow in my first Commonwealth games," said Yego.


Of the 195 athletes selected, only marathoners will embark on separate preparations at their traditional and preferred training ground in Eldoret.


The team currently under the tutelage of the National Olympic Committee of Kenya (NOCK) is bigger than the squad that went to New Delhi in 2010, with Athletics taking the greater portion at 59 in 15 federations.


All teams are expected at the camp with Rugby and Judo given an exceptional chance for reserve players in the camp to cover for any injuries, however they will not travel to Glasgow.


CAIRO, July 25 (Xinhua) -- The Arab League (AL) warned on Tuesday against "the increasing waves of migration to the Arab region Cheap Air Max 97 Undefeated Australia ," according to an AL official.


"The Arab countries hosted in 2016 more than 26 million Arab migrants compared to 26 million in 2015, without counting those passing through the region for short time until reaching Europe," said Bader el-Din Alali, AL assistant general secretary of the social issues.


The region is facing unprecedented challenges, Alali said in his speech to the extraordinary meeting of the Arab regional consultation on immigration and asylum.


"The situation is deteriorating every year along with the growing burden of the hosting countries," he said.


The AL diplomat reiterated that the Arab region is "the source of migration and the first among countries hosting migrants Cheap Air Max 97 Ultra Australia ," adding that the Palestinians constitute half of the world refugees.


"Egypt plays a pioneering international rather than regional role in dealing with migrants, refugees and trafficking efficiently at all levels," Mohamed Ghoneim, Egypt's assistant Foreign Minister for Refugees and Human Trafficking, said at the sideline of the meeting.


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