• Israeli-Palestinian conflict catches up with Qatar World Cup

    10 days ago - By Bésame

    DOHA, Qatar - It was uncharted territory for the Israeli journalist. Wandering through the rustic outdoor marketplace in Doha before the start of the World Cup, he zeroed in on a Qatari man in his traditional headdress and white flowing robe and asked for an interview.
    “Which channel?” the Qatari asked. The journalist replied he was from Kan, Israel's public broadcaster.
    The Qatari was stunned. “Where?”
    “Israel,” the journalist repeated. A split-second later, the interview was over.
    The exchange ricocheted around social media, reflecting the latest political flash point at the first World...
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