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They've suffered under years of sanctions. Are Iran's airlines ready for a comeback?
Christiane Amanpour talks to Irina Bokova, head of UNESCO, at the world-famous Paris museum
Extravagant scheme includes world's tallest residential tower, highest restaurant and 360-degree observation deck, indoor ski slope and largest dancing fountain
With incredible natural, cultural and religious attractions, Iran is hoping to reap tourism rewards -- if sanctions are lifted.
Officials order investigation after online outrage over bulbous, yellow figure installed outside Egyptian town
Militants reportedly shattered the priceless relics with sledgehammers and lashed the man caught smuggling them in a public square
Deadly attack in Sousse comes just months after gunmen killed 23 at a Tunis museum
Syrian government says hardline fighters have destroyed two ancient buildings at site dating back 2,000 years
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CNN iReporters give us the lowdown on the sights, the sounds and the smells of Egypt's teeming capital
Lebanese photographer Serge Najjar uses Instagram to take stills of interesting buildings and make them appear like works of art
A collection of some of the best shots from this year’s Photomed, a photo exhibition that celebrates the Mediterranean
Asia dominates the latest MasterCard Global Destination Cities Index but the world's favorite city is still in Europe
Rampant property development has cost the Lebanese capital some of its finest old buildings. Can a new initiative help spare others?
With 10,000 rooms planned, Abraj Kudai in Saudi Arabia will be the world's largest hotel by room count
Activists say ISIS fighters now control most of Tadmur, just meters away from Palmyra ruins
They've been ravaged by war and age, but the places where Brigitte Bardot once rubbed shoulders with Omar Sharif still have some showbiz sparkle
Beirut is enjoying a style makeover. Here's how to find the young trend setters behind the city's hot ready-to-wear creations