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Here's how much it costs to put on a World Cup in Qatar

USATODAY.com Friday, 4 October 2019
Hassan Al Thawadi, Secretary General of the 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar, shares where the billions of dollars are being spent for the event.
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