FIFA wants update on Qatar conditions

January 30, 2014
By Associated Press
ZURICH -- FIFA have given Qatar two weeks to explain how welfare and living conditions for workers building 2022 World Cup projects are improving.

FIFA says it expects to be sent "information on the specific steps" that have been taken since president Sepp Blatter visited Qatar after rights groups criticized conditions for migrant workers. FIFA secretary general Jerome Valcke wrote ...

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