FIFA has announced that the selection process for the 2018 and 2022 FIFA World Cups in Russia and Qatar has adequately investigated.
The press office of the International Federation told Sputnik in response to a request to comment on media information about violations in choosing Qatar as a venue for hosting the 2022 World Cup:
“As for the bid for the 2018 and 2022 World Championships, A thorough investigation conducted by the former chairman of the Ethics Committee’s Investigation Chamber], Michael Garcia and his findings reported and posted on the official website of FIFA. ”
“In general, complaints about possible violations of the FIFA Code of Ethics can be lodged through a secret mechanism for the transmission of FIFA messages,” the FIFA representative added.
In June 2017, FIFA published a full report on Garcia on the investigation of the host countries’ World Cup elections in 2018 and 2022. The violations not found in the election of the two hosts, Russia and Qatar.
The British newspaper Sunday Times reported that it had obtained leaked documents revealing a campaign of “black operations” orchestrated by Qatar to sabotage the plans of its competitors to host the 2022 World Cup.
The British newspaper said it had received “secret” e-mails obtained by a long-time informant who revealed how Qatar was running a “black operations” campaign with former public relations firms and former CIA agents against its rivals. The leaders of the “2022 World Cup“, especially the United States and Australia.
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