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    Fire flames scorch Dubai’s iconic Torch tower

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    A monsoon that transforms Arabia’s deserts

    CNN’s Inside the Middle East team climbed the hills of southern Oman to try and capture a local weather phenomenon: a monsoon in the desert.

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    This is what it’s like to report from Gaza

    CNN’s Jon Jensen reflects on a recent assignment to cover the conflict in Gaza.

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    Cleaning the World’s Tallest Building

    Migrant workers like Dipak Ghal and Sabash Chander are responsible for cleaning the 24,000 panes of glass that cover the world's tallest building, the Burj Khalifa in Dubai.

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    Dune Bashing in the Gulf

    If you think drag racing is extreme, try doing it uphill. And on sand.

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    In the Footsteps of Lawrence of Arabia

    Explore Wadi Rum, a stunning expanse of windswept valleys and desert in Jordan that British army officer T.E. Lawrence called "vast, echoing and God-like."

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    Inside the World’s Biggest Mall

    Take a rare, behind-the-scenes tour of the Dubai Mall, the largest shopping center on the planet. With 75 million visitors each year, maintaining this city within a city is no easy task.