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DUBAI, (Reuters) – A long-planned bridge linking Qatar to the Gulf Arab island state of Bahrain will be constructed, Bahrain’s foreign minister said on Thursday, without giving a time-frame for the delayed project.

“It is a must for both countries, even without the World Cup,” Foreign Minister Sheikh Khaled bin Ahmed al-Khalifa said.