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Video: The story behind Dubai Expo 2020's new logo

Do you know the story behind Dubai Expo 2020's new logo?

In March 2016, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE, and Ruler of Dubai, HH Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, launched the official logo of Dubai Expo 2020.

The logo has been inspired by a 4,000-year-old ring found at an ancient archaeological site in the Al Marmum area of Dubai.

According to Arabian Business, the Saroug Al Hadeed site, where thousands of rare artefacts dating back to the Iron Age have been found was discovered by Sheikh Mohammed in 2002.

The logo's launch event was held at the Dubai Fountain in Downtown Dubai.

Scroll down to see a video of the story behind Dubai Expo 2020's new logo. 

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