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Qatar 2022 – No FIFA security concerns amid hostilities in the Middle East

FIFA has revealed that it has no security concerns ahead of the 2022 World Cup in Qatar despite the increased political tension and military action in the Middle East this month. Regardless of the ongoing hostilities in the region, Football's governing body has reiterated its commitment to the first World Cup that'll be staged in the Middle East. A FIFA spokesperson in a chat with Sky Sports News maintained the body's stance. "There is no reason to be concerned at this stage" FIFA is in daily contact with the organizers of the competition in Qatar including an assessment of safety and security and no consideration has been made to any proposal to change the host nation. They still maintain that Qatar is still one of the safest countries in the world. A spokesperson for the Supr...