When Microsoft announced 16 additional languages in MIX, one geographic area was prominent by omission. Of the 14 languages displayed on the slide, none were RTL languages such as Arabic or Hebrew.
In fact the region was also prominently missing from the 19 new countries supported by Mango
We have had a number of readers asking about native support for their language, and unfortunately it appears Middle-eastern countries will have to wait much longer, despite being voracious consumers of the latest cell phones.
via Stubborn Developer.