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Qatar is spending $200 billion on the World Cup — here's a first look at its newest stadium

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Qatar has unveiled plans for a new massive soccer stadium for its turn as World Cup host in 2022. The arena, which will be built in the capital city of Doha, is designed to look like a traditional Arabian skull cap. Qatar is pushing ahead with construction despite the sanctions imposed on the country by four of its Arab neighbors: Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Egypt, and the United Arab Emirates. These countries accused the United States ally of supporting terrorism — a charge Qatar has denied. -------------------------------------------------- Follow BI Video on Twitter: http://bit.ly/1oS68Zs Follow BI on Facebook: http://bit.ly/1W9Lk0n Read more: http://www.businessinsider.com/ -------------------------------------------------- Business Insider is the fastest growing business news site in the US. Our mission: to tell you all you need to know about the big world around you. The BI Video team focuses on technology, strategy and science with an emphasis on unique storytelling and data that appeals to the next generation of leaders – the digital generation..

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2017 Aug 24, 12:00:25

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