This is a Tuesday, July 5, 2016 file photo of FIFA Secretary General Fatma Samoura as she speaks during a news conference in Moscow, Russia. (AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin, File)
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FIFA Secretary General Fatma Samoura insisted Monday that the fight against racism is being taken "very seriously" despite the governing body's task force overseeing discrimination being abolished.The Associated Press revealed Sunday that the task force was being dismantled after FIFA told its members the mission had been completed after three years.The task force was established in 2013 by then-FIFA President Sepp Blatter and headed by Jeffrey Webb, a vice president of world soccer's governing body until he was arrested in 2015 as part of the American investigation into soccer corruption.
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