Qatar 2022: 12 years of development in lead-up to tournament

Qatar 2022: 12 years of development in lead-up to tournament

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Qatar 2022: 12 years of development in lead-up to tournament” – below is their description.

Twelve years after being awarded the right to host the World Cup, Qatar has transformed itself to ensure that fans from all over the world can attend the biggest sports event ever to take place in the Middle East.

The small country faced unprecedented challenges while racing against the clock.

Al Jazeera’s @Resul Serdar reports from Doha, Qatar.

Al Jazeera English YouTube Channel

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The video item below is a piece of English language content from Al Jazeera. Al Jazeera is a Qatari state-funded broadcaster based in Doha, Qatar, owned by the Al Jazeera Media Network.

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