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Doha hosts workshop on securing major sporting events

Doha hosts workshop on securing major sporting events

Doha hosted on Sunday a workshop for the fourth meeting of the team of experts, focused on securing major sporting events.

Al-Thawadi highlights positive effects of mega sporting events

Al-Thawadi highlights positive effects of mega sporting events

The potential impact of mega sporting events on young people across the region, including the FIFA World Cup, was highlighted by Hassan al-Thawadi, secretary general of the Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy (SC)

Sheikha Moza leads Sport Day events at Qatar Foundation

Sheikha Moza leads Sport Day events at Qatar Foundation

The programme kicked off with a 2km Walkathon around Education City in which Sheikh Moza participated along with a number of dignitaries.

Israel detains soldier accused of killing wounded Palestinian

Israel detains soldier accused of killing wounded Palestinian

An Israeli soldier was detained Thursday after allegedly shooting a wounded Palestinian assailant in the head and killing him as he lay on the ground, the army said.