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Hotel fire in Dubai

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Submitted by dhimmi no more (United States), Jan 2, 2016 at 11:34

LK wrote

I'm quite happy to watch that building burn. I suspect that I'm not the only one.

The real problem with Dubai is not building the tallest building in the world but it is how to maintain it and make it safe for its occupants It took an hour for firemen to arrive at the hotel and guests were left to fend for themselves This means never stay in a skyscraper in Dubai and never trust an elevator in Dubai

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