UAE souvenir shops stock up for pope’s visit

FILE PHOTO: Pope Francis attends a farewell ceremony at Tocumen International Airport in Panama City, Panama January 27, 2019. REUTERS/Henry Romero/File Photo

DUBAI (Reuters) – Souvenir shops in the United Arab Emirates are stocking up with Christian memorabilia to mark the visit of Pope Francis, who begins the first ever papal tour of the Arabian Peninsula on Sunday. “I would like to keep some memory of some important events,” said UAE resident Sabu Thomas outside one store […]

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