June 26, 2018 / 9:51 PM / 8 months ago

CORRECTED-Evacuated hotel in Russia's Rostov-on-Don not hosting soccer teams -FIFA

(Corrects to say the evacuated hotel is listed by FIFA as a World Cup hotel in 1st paragraph.)

MOSCOW, June 27 (Reuters) - The Topos Congress-Hotel in the southern Russian city of Rostov-on-Don, evacuated by police late on Tuesday, is listed by FIFA as a soccer World Cup hotel.

But no soccer teams were due to stay at the hotel during the tournament, according to a document published by FIFA. (Reporting Julien Pretot; writing by Polina Ivanova, editing by G Crosse)

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