StandWithUs urges Fifa to ensure Israelis can attend 2022 World Cup in Qatar

Jewish News/Times of Israel


September 5, 2019

The 2010 World Cup Asian Qualifiers match between Qatar and Japan in Doha, Qatar.

A nonprofit stepped up pressure on FIFA this week to ensure Israeli fans wishing to attend the football World Cup in 2022 in Qatar will be allowed into the Gulf state.

Since Qatar was awarded the right to host the tournament in 2010, it has pledged to welcome Israeli fans and supply kosher food to observant Jews.

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