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September 2021

Straight-talking rappers tackle Middle East conflict

An Arab citizen of Israel and an Israeli professor have take on the Palestinian-Israeli conflict in an unconventional way. In their rap song, Let's talk straight, Uriya Rosenman and Sameh Zakout don't seek to celebrate common grounds, but…

Dubai Expo 2020: Coronavirus-delayed world fair opens

Dubai's ruler, Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, declared the Expo open at a ceremony on Thursday evening that featured stars from across the world, including Italian tenor Andrea Bocelli, British popstar Ellie Goulding and Chinese…