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Old September 12th, 2008, 08:15 PM   #2101
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Fresh pictures of the surrounding area this Ramadan !
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Not really, there aren't fresh. Because you can see the buildings on the top but now they have demolished all those building.
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Old September 12th, 2008, 09:26 PM   #2102
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Not really, there aren't fresh. Because you can see the buildings on the top but now they have demolished all those building.
Who says so?
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Old September 12th, 2008, 10:04 PM   #2103
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I agree MTF. Those photos are old. They were uploaded on Flickr on January 31, 2008 by chinx786.

Here are the pages:
http://www.flickr.com/photos/chinx786/2232050063/
http://www.flickr.com/photos/chinx786/2232050473/
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Old September 12th, 2008, 10:16 PM   #2104
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They have demolished it for the Mosque extension. here are the latest pics.




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All pics are taken from Saudi Arabian section.
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Old September 12th, 2008, 10:25 PM   #2105
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It says so in the email I got
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Old September 14th, 2008, 02:52 PM   #2106
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Sorry about the random framing but I took these with an iPhoney.













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Old September 14th, 2008, 04:03 PM   #2107
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Incredible pictures , first time I saw them so up-close.
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Old September 14th, 2008, 05:41 PM   #2108
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They have demolished it for the Mosque extension. here are the latest pics.




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Do you have a new aerial pic?
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Old September 14th, 2008, 07:38 PM   #2109
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Well i dont have it but go to Saudi section you might find something over there.
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Old September 14th, 2008, 11:30 PM   #2110
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amazing ,all those people in one place .
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Old September 15th, 2008, 09:42 AM   #2111
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wow , this is really green and huge with different design .. cool
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Old September 15th, 2008, 10:21 AM   #2112
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Well i dont have it but go to Saudi section you might find something over there.
Who started the mass demolition of those old buildings? They should had been preserved.
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Old September 15th, 2008, 11:31 AM   #2113
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Nice pics, thanks
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Old September 15th, 2008, 11:57 AM   #2114
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This is truly a high quality construction. Can't wait to see it finished...............................................without the ugly clock.
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Old September 15th, 2008, 12:31 PM   #2115
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Who started the mass demolition of those old buildings? They should had been preserved.
Uhu. It's really sad (once again) that the houses of poor habitants have to be destroyed for large projects (cfr. the Olympic Area in Beijing)
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Old September 16th, 2008, 01:09 AM   #2116
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I'm still thinking that Dubai has too many supertall buildings...
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Old September 16th, 2008, 01:34 AM   #2117
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I'm still thinking that Dubai has too many supertall buildings...
This isn't Dubai... it's Mecca.
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Old September 16th, 2008, 02:49 AM   #2118
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those poor people get around a million ryalis to get there properties demolished by the government the closest you are the more you get
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Old September 16th, 2008, 07:48 AM   #2119
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impressive photos. thanks
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Old September 16th, 2008, 05:24 PM   #2120
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I'm still thinking that Dubai has too many supertall buildings...

your ignorance astounds me
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