Amnesty International's Secretary General Salil Shetty speaks during an interview with Reuters in Mexico City February 18, 2014. REUTERS/Tomas Bravo
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India came under pressure Friday over the deaths of over 450 nationals in almost two years in Qatar, the host of the 2022 World Cup, with rights groups branding the figures as "very disturbing".Amnesty International called on the Indian government to release more information about the deaths amid mounting criticism over safety and working conditions of migrants in Qatar's booming construction community.The Indian embassy in Qatar said the number of deaths was "quite normal" given the large size of the Indian community in the gas-rich Gulf state, adding that most were by natural causes.
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