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Amnesty Flags Qatar Rights Abuses With French Soccer Body

Amnesty International activists unfurl a banner on the building of the French soccer federation headquarters that reads, "Thousands have died in Qatar and the football federation has not said a word." in Paris, Wednesday, Dec. 15, 2021. Human rights activists from Amnesty International in France have urged the country's soccer officials to pay attention to rights violations of migrant workers in Qatar a year before the start of the Soccer World Cup in the Gulf country. (AP Photo/Michel Euler)
Amnesty International activists unfurl a banner on the building of the French soccer federation headquarters that reads, "Thousands have died in Qatar and the football federation has not said a word." in Paris, Wednesday, Dec. 15, 2021. Human rights activists from Amnesty International in France have urged the country's soccer officials to pay attention to rights violations of migrant workers in Qatar a year before the start of the Soccer World Cup in the Gulf country. (AP Photo/Michel Euler)

Paris (AP) -- Human rights activists in France have urged the country’s soccer officials to pay attention to rights violations of migrant workers in Qatar a year before the World Cup.

Amnesty International activists unveiled a giant banner Wednesday in central Paris on the French soccer federation's building.