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Red flag

12 June 2014 By Una Galani

The controversy over its hosting of the 2022 soccer jamboree has stained the emirate’s reputation. Yet without the tournament, Qatar has little apart from gas to distinguish itself from more attractive Gulf neighbours. Losing the World Cup would be worse than keeping it.

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