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The sun rises behind skyscrapers amidst the clouds on a foggy morning in Dubai on December 5, 2016.

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The sun rises behind skyscrapers amidst the clouds on a foggy morning in Dubai on Monday. Photo Rene Slama/AFP/Getty 

Hot air balloons fly over Dubai during the World Air Games 2015, held under the rules of the Federation Aeronautique Internationale as part of the "Dubai International Balloon Fiesta" event...Hot air balloons fly over Dubai during the World Air Games 2015, held under the rules of the Federation Aeronautique Internationale (FAI) as part of the "Dubai International Balloon Fiesta" event, United Arab Emirates December 9, 2015

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Hot air balloons fly over Dubai during the World Air Games 2015, held under the rules of the Federation Aeronautique Internationale (FAI) as part of the “Dubai International Balloon Fiesta” event, United Arab Emirates

Day Two Of Dubai Air Show 2015...Visitors watch the Al Fursan aerobatic team perform an aerial display on the second day of the 14th Dubai Air Show at Dubai World Central (DWC) in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, on Monday, Nov. 9, 2015. The Dubai Air Show is the biggest aerospace event in the Middle East, Asia and Africa and runs Nov. 8 - 12. Photographer: Jasper Juinen/Bloomberg

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Visitors watch the Al Fursan aerobatic team perform an aerial display on the second day of the 14th Dubai Air Show at Dubai World Central in Dubai 

A general view shows the part of the skyline of Dubai covered in an early morning fog on October 5, 2015

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A general view shows the part of the skyline of Dubai covered in an early morning fog on Monday

A butterfly feeds on an orange segment at the Dubai Butterfly Garden in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

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A butterfly feeds on an orange segment at the Dubai Butterfly Garden in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

Al Marmoon Heritage Festival Camel Racing...DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES - APRIL 02: Camels race during Al Marmoom Heritage Festival at the Al Marmoom Camel Racetrack on April 2, 2015 in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. The festival promotes the traditional sport of camel racing within the region.  (Photo by Francois Nel/Getty Images)

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Camels race during Al Marmoom Heritage Festival at the Al Marmoom Camel Racetrack in Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Emirati boys stand in front of government-sanctioned graffiti entitled "Our Journey," which marks the United Arab Emirates' 43rd National Day, in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Monday, Dec. 1, 2014. Guinness World Records on Sunday announced that the 2,245-meter (2,455-yard) artwork would be entered into its record book. (AP Photo/Kamran Jebreili)

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Emirati boys stand in front of government-sanctioned graffiti entitled “Our Journey,” which marks the United Arab Emirates‘ 43rd National Day, in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. The Guinness World Records on Sunday announced that the 2,245-meter (2,455-yard) artwork would be entered into its record book. 

The sun rises from behind the Hajjar Mountains as one of the world largest hot air balloons carries 24 passengers flying over the Margham desert about 60 km (37 miles) southeast of Dubai, United Arab Emirates

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The sun rises from behind the Hajar Mountains as one of the world’s largest hot air balloons carries 24 passengers flying over the Margham desert about 60 km (37 miles) southeast of Dubai, United Arab Emirates

City skyscrapers stand on the waterfront on Palm Jumeirah artificial island in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

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City skyscrapers stand on the waterfront on Palm Jumeirah artificial island in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

Cyclists start the Sport Stage of the 2nd day of Dubai Tour in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Thursday, Feb. 6, 2014.

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Cyclists start the sport stage of the 2nd day of the Dubai Tour on Thursday

Britain's Royal Air Force Aerobatic Team, The Red Arrows, performs at the Dubai Airshow on November 18, 2013, in the Emirate of Dubai. Emirates Airline's appetite for aircraft purchases will not cease, the airline's president Tim Clark told AFP a day after the Dubai-based carrier ordered 200 planes from Boeing and Airbus.

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Britain’s Royal Air Force Aerobatic Team, The Red Arrows, performs at the Dubai air show on Monday

A handout picture released by Dubai police on April 11, 2013 shows the police department's new patrol car, a especially modified quarter-of-a-million dollar Lamborghini Aventador, in the Gulf emirate. The introduction of the sports car, which can reach speeds of up to 349 km/h (217 mph), aims to make justice quicker on Dubai's dangerous highways.

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A picture released by Dubai police on April 11 2013 shows the police department’s new patrol car, a modified $250,000 Lamborghini Aventador, in the Gulf emirate. The introduction of the sports car, which can reach speeds of up to 217 mph, aims to make justice quicker on Dubai’s dangerous highways.