BBC Journalists Detained While Covering Qatar World Cup Migrant Labor

An article by the BBC’s Middle East Business Correspondent Mark Lobel claims that a team of BBC journalists were monitored, arrested and detained while covering the migrant labour used in Qatar’s 2022 World Cup preparations.
In the piece, Lobel details the “dramatic” arrest of himself, a cameraman, translator and driver in Doha while they were on their way to interview laborers from Nepal during a press trip to the Gulf state.

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