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Reflections on protests that shook Oman

It is nearly a week since the city of Sohar in Northern Oman was shaken by several days of rioting, which was put down by the police at the cost of at least one life.

The unrest shocked the nation, which is regarded as on the the most stable in the Gulf region.

Fergus Nicoll reports from Sohar.

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