The World from Berlin Dubai Tower "Will Become Symbol of Arab Adaptability"

Dubai celebrated the opening of the world's tallest building Monday with a massive gala celebration with fireworks. German commentators see the building as a symbol of both the emirate's ability to weather financial blows and its success in merging Western liberalism with Islamic social structures.
Photo Gallery: The Opening of Dubai's Burj Khalifa
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Photo Gallery: The Opening of Dubai's Burj Khalifa

-- Josh Ward