Latvia: Swiss FIFA investigation covers 2018 & 2022 host nation selection - US government

Swiss authorities are investigating matters that cover the awarding of World Cup's of 2018 and 2022, US Attorney-General Loretta Lynch said in Riga on Wednesday. The US official refused to comment on Sepp Blatter's resignation and the investigation in detail but thanked Swiss authorities for "another example of international cooperation." Justice and interior ministers of the European Union and the United States are in Riga to discuss transatlantic cooperation in the areas of freedom, security and justice.

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