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Officials behind forced examinations of female passengers in Qatar referred to prosecutors – ABC News

Qatar says officials behind the forced examinations of women at its international airport after an abandoned baby was found earlier this month have been referred…

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Qatar says it has referred officials at its international airport to prosecutors for possible charges after women abroad Qatar Airways flights faced forced vaginal examinations when workers found an abandoned baby.

  • A statement from Qatar’s Government Communications Office called the searches “violations and illegal actions”
  • The statement said specialised task forces were reviewing procedures and protocols at the airport
  • The searches prompted outrage in Australia and rights activists said they constituted…

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