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Hans Blix

The former Iraq arms inspector is to head the advisory board of the UAE nuclear program. All well and good… But how is Blix linked to Saddam Hussein (via ‘Brangelina’)?

February 24, 2010 1:09 by

Brad Pitt

Aside from being the “world’s most attractive man” and acting in films like Inglourious Basterds, Ocean’s Eleven and Fight Club, Brad Pitt is, apparently, a budding architect.

In June 2008, Pitt announced that he would be designing an “environment friendly resort” in Dubai. “Whilst acting is my career, architecture is my passion. Selecting this development as my first major construction project has been a simple decision,” he said at the time.

The resort will comprise an 800-room luxury hotel and adjoining leisure complex, and will play host to star-studded events and awards ceremonies, the developers said. However, there has been no word about the project since then, and Kipp’s enquiries to developer Zabeel Properties have gone unanswered.

Zabeel Properties is the real estate arm of Zabeel Investments, which is widely acknowledged as the investment vehicle of…


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