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Live from Abu Dhabi Connect the World takes you on a journey across continents, investigating the stories that are changing our world.

Ancient Islamic manuscripts under threat

May 29th, 2013
12:28 PM ET

For the second time this year, Timbuktu's famous manuscripts are facing destruction. After being saved from a raid by Islamic insurgents in January, the ancient documents are now threatened by a different force - the weather.

TEXT: Timbuktu's manuscripts face new threat


Filed under:  Africa • Video

Should Syrian rebels be given weapons?

May 29th, 2013
12:25 PM ET

Halla Diyab, Syrian writer and filmmaker, talks to CNN's Atika Shubert about why she believes the rebels shouldn't be armed.

TEXT: EU ends Syrian arms embargo - but will it make any difference?


Filed under:  Analysis • Syria • Video