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Illustration on the fragile oasis of the UAE by Alexander Hunter/The Washington Times

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United Arab Emirates Prime Minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum is betting that the Dubai World Cup will enrich the UAE's fortunes amid an economic downturn. (Associated Press)

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Ryan Pate, a helicopter mechanic for Global Aerospace, complained about his bosses on Facebook while in Florida and was arrested upon his return to UAE and charged with "cyberslander". (Image: CNN screenshot)

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Karolina Pliskova of Czech Republic returns the ball to Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova of Russia during the second day of Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Monday, Feb. 16, 2015. (AP Photo/Kamran Jebreili)

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"If help had been coming for the last four years, we wouldn't have this problem," Aref Ali Nayed, Libya's ambassador to the United Arab Emirates and a top adviser on security policy to Libyan Prime Minister Abdullah al-Thinni, said in an interview. (Associated Press)

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Actor Martin Sheen arrives on the red carpet at the opening of the 10th Dubai International Film Festival in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Friday, Dec. 6, 2013.(AP Photo)

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FILE - This Nov. 30, 2014 image made from video released by Loujain al-Hathloul, shows her driving towards the United Arab Emirates - Saudi Arabia border before her arrest on Dec. 1, 2014, in Saudi Arabia. Two Saudi women, including al-Hathloul, detained for nearly a month after violating the kingdom's female driving ban have been referred Thuesday, Dec. 25, 2014 to a court established to try terrorism cases on charges related to comments they made on social media. (AP Photo/Loujain al-Hathloul, File)

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Russian President Vladimir Putin smiles during his meeting with Crown Prince Sheik Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan of the United Arab Emirates at the Novo-Ogaryovo state residence outside Moscow on Sept. 12, 2013. (Associated Press)

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Manchester City's manager Manuel Pellegrini watches the friendly match against UAE's Al-Ain club in Al Ain, United Arab Emirates, Thursday, May 15, 2014. (AP Photo)

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Manchester City's Stevan Jovetic, centre, attacks the goal with UAE's Al Ain club goal keeper defending during a friendly match in Al Ain, United Arab Emirates, Thursday, May 15, 2014. (AP Photo)