It's the Arab world's American Idol. But it's not about music. It's all about poetry. Television producer Mona Al Ruwaini tells anchor Lisa Mullins about a wildly popular TV poetry contest that has raised eyebrows throughout the Gulf region.
An American-backed pro-democracy group's office in the United Arab Emirates has been shuttered. The National Democracy Institute, based in Washington, was told its license to operate in Dubai had been revoked.