©2017 BY MADIHA SATTAR

Appeared in The Common

December 27, 2017

And far more interesting is this fact: Dubai has 2.7m residents, of whom 91% are not citizens of the UAE and, unless immigration rules are changed, never will be. The essence, the strange uniqueness, of life in Dubai is the sense of living in a place where most residents are not bound together by citizenship, or the possibility of it.

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