Union chief wants action on Qatar

November 1, 2013
By Stephan Uersfeld, Germany Correspondent

The 2022 World Cup organising committee has rejected claims by the chairman of the German Federation of Trade Unions (DGB) that workers on construction sites are still working in terrible conditions.

In an interview with German broadsheet Sueddeutsche Zeitung, DGB chairman Michael Sommer said: "They [the workers] are still tormented. They still die."

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