Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum
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Dubai's Sheikh Mohammed on Mid-East issues

The ruler of Dubai, Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, has been speaking to the BBC about key issues affecting the Middle East, including the conflict in Syria and Iran's nuclear plans.

In a wide ranging interview with Jon Sopel, Sheikh Mohammed suggested that the Syrian president would not be able to stay in power and that sanctions against Iran should be lifted "slowly and fairly".

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