PARIS, October 12, 2017 - Swiss authorities, in the latest
remarkable twist to their FIFA corruption investigations, have launched an inquiry
into Qatari broadcaster beIN's acquisition of World Cup broadcasting rights.
The Office of the Attorney-General announced that criminal
proceedings had been opened against Nasser Al-Khelaďfi, the ceo of beIN Media
Group, against Jerome Valcke, the former secretary-general of world football
federation FIFA, and against an unnamed “businessman in the sports rights
Al-Khelaifi is also ...