Germany’s Faeser rejects criticism for wearing One Love armband

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German Minister of the Interior Nancy Faeser sharply rejected the criticism from new Germany national team director Rudi Völler over her decision to wear the multi-coloured One Love captain’s armband during the World Cup in Qatar. “I don’t think Rudi Völler should do the work for FIFA. That was an action as a protest against FIFA and not against Qatar,” she said on Saturday at an event of the German Olympic body DOSB. Germany and a group of other nations had planned to wear a multi-coloured One Love armband in a sign for equality and diversity during the tournament in Qatar, a country widely c…

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