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The darker half of Kuwait 13, July 2009

Posted by thegulfblog.com in Kuwait, Middle East.
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The Egypt Daily News has published an article of mine commenting on the darker half of Kuwaiti (and Gulf) society generally: namely the severe problems of migrant worker abuse. Do go and have a read


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