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How Qatar ditched beer at the World Cup

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DOHA, Qatar — When Qatar made its inconceivable bid to host the World Cup in a small Muslim Gulf state, officers laid out their plan in extraordinary element, together with climate-controlled stadiums and elaborate transportation networks.

Nevertheless, in response to folks conversant in the bid, Qatar remained deliberately imprecise about how it will deal with one facet of the world’s greatest sporting occasion: beer.

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