‘Respect For Iranian Women’ protester invades pitch at World Cup match
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Invader ran on to the pitch during Portugal v UruguayMan carried rainbow flag was intercepted by securityA protester holding a rainbow flag and with a shirt saying “Respect For Iranian Women” on the back ran on to the pitch during Monday’s game between Portugal and Uruguay at the World Cup in Qatar.Security staff quickly intervened and moved away the protester, who also had “Save Ukraine” on the front of his shirt.The tournament has been surrounded by controversy over hosts Qatar’s treatment of...

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