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For sale: Homes in Dubai ghost town

An ex-pat village in Dubai which was emptied to make way for a new development has now been revived with some homes being sold back to previous tenants.

At the height of Dubai's property boom, hundreds of residents in a popular village were evicted, to make way for a new development.

That plan was later scrapped though and five years later the ghost town has been resurrected.

Jonathan Frewin reports on a place that played a key role in Dubai expat life for decades.

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