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    Louvre to Open Outpost in Persian Gulf

    Art lovers, rejoice! After more than 10 years of planning, the world’s biggest and most-visited art museum will open a new location in Abu Dhabi on Nov. 11. A collaboration between the Emirati and French governments, the Louvre Abu Dhabi will showcase nearly 700 artworks and, officials hope, help cement the oil-rich United Arab Emirates as a regional hub of culture. While half of the exhibits will stay in the museum’s permanent collection, the rest will be loaned by more than a dozen French cultural institutions.

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