Is Qatar Using Modern Day Slavery To Prepare For World Cup?

Reporters at The Guardian newspaper have been getting a lot of attention for an investigation into migrant worker deaths and abuse in Qatar. Dozens of workers have already died building facilities for the 2022 World Cup, and the report concludes more than 4,000 more workers are at risk.

Read more and hear All Things Considered's Robert Siegel interview The Guardian's Robert Booth, one of the reporters who worked on the newspaper's investigation into the migrant worker deaths and abuse in Qatar on the Two-Way blog.



Please keep your community civil. All comments must follow the Community rules and terms of use, and will be moderated prior to posting. NPR reserves the right to use the comments we receive, in whole or in part, and to use the commenter's name and location, in any medium. See also the Terms of Use, Privacy Policy and Community FAQ.