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176K apply to be Qatar 2022 volunteers, 1000 from siege countries

176K apply to be Qatar 2022 volunteers, 1000 from siege countries

More than 176,000 people have applied to be volunteers for the 2022 World Cup, including 1,000 nationals from Gulf countries which have broken off all diplomatic and travel ties with tournament host Qatar, Doha organisers revealed Friday.

Ivorian mutineers back in barracks after deal

Ivorian mutineers back in barracks after deal

Rebel soldiers in Ivory Coast yesterday agreed to end a four-day mutiny which drew in troops from across the country after reaching agreement with the government over a wages dispute.