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Sport World Cup in Qatar: "Our Curve" requires criteria catalog with minimum standards

14:35  06 april  2021
14:35  06 april  2021 Source:   ran.de

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Frankfurt am Main (SID) - in the discussion about the controversial World Cup 2022, parts of the fans scene demand more pressure on host Qatar through the German Football Bund (DFB) and the World Association FIFA. The fan organization "Our Curve" demanded in an opinion on Tuesday "from DFB and FIFA the immediate creation of a criteria catalog of minimum standards" in the Emirate. This is to be fulfilled in Qatar as of 31 August 2022 and serve as a "binding basis for the decision on participation or a boycott".

WM-Vergabe nach Katar wurde zuletzt deutlich kritisiert © AFPSID- World Cup assignment to Qatar was recently clearly criticized

The criteria must therefore "mandatory" the attitude of independent observers to monitor the conditions for workers as well as the guarantee of press, speech and freedom of expression in the World Cup stadiums and belonging to the World Cup. Also, equal access to the World Cup must be guaranteed for all people, regardless of sex, sexual orientation and social status.

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"We reject the World Cup due to the instructions for corruption in the award procedure, the climatic situation and associated laying in the winter as well as due to massive human rights violations," wrote the Fan Announcement: "Nevertheless, we are convinced that it is in the current situation Get the best for the local people from the bad situation. " Therefore, "the pressure on the FIFA and Qatar will be increased to finally follow the numerous words action".

most recently, in the context of the World Cup qualifiers, protests of some national teams for compliance with human rights in Qatar had given. The DFB team had sent the Embassy Human Rights (Human Rights), for example, before the first quality match against Iceland (3: 0). National Toni Kroos sharply criticized the coming World Cup hosts and already announced, even during the final round raising his voice for human rights.

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