HIV is not allowed in Qatar media jobs
Al Jazeera has a South African member of staff deported from Qatar for showing an HIV positive blood test result.
HIV+ SA journalist's deportation from Qatar enrages rights group
"On Wednesday, human rights watchdog Section 27 fingered Al Jazeera English and the State of Qatar for infringing on the human rights of people living with HIV. A South African journalist is reported to have been detained in a Doha prison, dismissed from his position at Al Jazeera and deported from Qatar – all because an HIV test taken without his consent returned a positive result."
Source: Daily Maverick
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Source: Egyptian Chronicles
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Source: Desert Peace