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Amnesty: FIFA Scandal Masking Abuse of Qatar Workers

Human rights group Amnesty International says the corruption crisis in football’s world governing body, FIFA, is drawing attention away from abuses of migrant workers helping to construct venues for the 2022 World Cup in Qatar.   Amnesty says in recent months, Qatar has made some progress in improving the rights of migrant workers. Under the so-called new Wage Protection System, big companies must now regularly pay their employees by electronic bank transfer – helping to address...

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