Inside a military drone market

March 11, 2016 No Comments

CNN’s Jon Jensen visits UMEX 2016, the unmanned expo in Abu Dhabi, where all sorts of military-grade unmanned vehicle you can imagine, whether it’s for air, land or sea, are under the same roof.

Ice Hockey in the UAE?

September 3, 2014 No Comments

CNN’s Jon Jensen meets the Ice Hockey team living and growing up in one of the hottest places on the planet.

Inside the World’s Largest Mall

March 5, 2014 No Comments

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.

Faith vs. performance at the Olympics

August 2, 2012 No Comments

Ramadan proves challenging for Muslim athletes and weightlifter Khadija Mohammad is torn about fasting during the games. Produced by Jon Jensen in Dubai, United Arab Emirates; first aired on CNN International on August 2, 2012.

Green Energy in the Gulf

July 24, 2011 No Comments

The UAE may be sitting on the sixth largest reserves of petroleum in the world, but the leaders in this tiny Gulf sheikdom know that their oil wells will dry up sooner than later.  Originally published by Global Post on July 24, 2011.