US News World Cup 2022: Tailled in Norway After the arrest of two journalists at Qatar
Depay, King of the Playoffs
© Provided by Sports.co.uk He realizes a fantastic year 2021. The year 2021 of Memphis Depay is exceptional. Author of 37 goals and 19 decisive clubs and selection, the former Lyonnais is one of the most decisive players in Europe. In the scorers, it is only ahead of the cadats in the matter Lewandowski , mbed , haaland , ronaldo , benzema and messi , but it only points to two units Argentine. This year is mostly in selection than the Dutch International (73 selections, 35 goals) impressed.
The tension mounts. Norway convened this Wednesday the Qatar ambassador in Oslo after the temporary detention in the emirate of two Norwegian television reporters who documented the preparations, controversial, of the next World Cup. According to their employer, the NRK public channel, Halvor Ekeland and Lokman Ghorbani were arrested, without explanation, shortly before their departure from Doha on the night from Sunday to Monday, They were released after thirty hours, without any charge against them, and landed on Wednesday morning in Oslo. The Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs said they have summoned the Qatar ambassador to Oslo to evoke the situation of the two reporters. "The arrest of Nrk journalists in Qatar is unacceptable," said Norwegian Prime Minister Jonas Gahr Støre on Twitter. A free press is decisive for a democracy that works. In Qatar, the authorities have affirmed that the two journalists had been implicated for an unauthorized intrusion into a private property. "The team was allowed to film where she wanted to Qatar, they indicated in a statement. They were given all the filming permits they had requested before arrival and proposed to meet senior government officials and third parties. These freedoms, however, do not prevail over the application of common law, which the team knowingly and voluntarily violated. According to the Cameraman Lokman Ghorbani, the equipment of the journalists was seized and they had to show "for hours" the recordings made. "Everyone was intrigued by the equipment, the mission, why we were there, what it was to serve, how many reports we had made," he testified at a press conference in Oslo. The head of Nrk's sports writing, Egil Sundvor, held "disturbing" that the Qatar authorities were able to read the sources interviewed by the team. The boss of the chain, Thor Gjermund Eriksen, has denounced a "attack on freedom of the press". Norwegian selection does not ultimately not pick up its qualifying ticket.
Meeting between a US delegation and Taliban representatives in Qatar, according to the US State Department .
Afghanistan-Conflict-USA: Meeting between a US delegation and Taliban representatives in Qatar, according to the State Department American © Reuters / Zohra Bensemra Meeting between a US delegation and Taliban representatives in Qatar, According to the US State Department Washington (Reuters) - An American delegation conducted by the US emissary for Afghanistan, Thomas West, spoke on Monday and Tuesday in Qatar with Taliban representatives, Tuesday said the US State Department.