The online commercial by Nike released this week was entirely shot in the rundown suburb of Dubai. Featuring Arab athletes excelling in sports like fencing, boxing, ice-skating, the ad is in Arabic with subtitles available in English, and comes out at a time when women from this region are fiercely competing in sports and trying hard to break stereotypes.
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