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Dubai Praises Israel

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The International Cricket Council, the Dubai-based world governing body of the sport, recognized and honored the Israel Cricket Association for a cross-border initiative aimed at bringing Israelis and Bedouins together through shared love of running to and from wickets (that is how you play cricket or something, right?).

This on the same day that Dubai announced that Israelis and suspected Israelis will not be allowed to enter the city. Cross-border, indeed!

Israeli Cricket Wins Dubai Prize [Ynet]
Dubai Limits Israeli Entry After Killing [WSJ]

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