Passengers had noticed “something hanging from the wing” of the plane shortly after takeoff.
January 03 2023 5:00 PM
After FIFA warned players they would be sanctioned for wearing the armband, Germany's team protested Qatar's anti-LGBTQ-stance another way.
Leave those backless leather chaps at home as the conservative Muslim country has strict rules about PDAs, drinking, and dress codes.
Despite assurances that all are welcome, the country's poor record on LGBTQ+ and women's rights questions the commitment of Qatar to keep those fans safe.
The homophobic former soccer star also declared homosexuality “damage to the mind,” warns gay visitors to “accept our rules.”
The Middle Eastern country has been reeling after its flagship airline was sued over non-consensual vaginal examinations of female passengers.
The women claim they were escorted off their plane and given no explanation at the time for the invasive examinations.