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Middle East waits for 'Arab Idol' winner

22 June 2013 Last updated at 06:57 BST

Millions of TV viewers across the Middle East will be glued to their screens later to hear who has been voted "Arab Idol".

The winner of the talent competition will be announced in Beirut, and the stakes are high for one young hopeful from the Gaza Strip.

Yolande Knell reports.