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The gesture is part of Sheikh Mohammed's attempt to provide prisoners an opportunity to start a new life and to relieve their families hardships.
A European woman was sentenced to 10 years in jail to be followed by deportation and fined Dhs50,000 on charges of importing and possessing 307 electronic cigarettes containing cannabis via a UAE airport.
The Dubai Criminal Court on Sunday heard a case in which two Asians were accused of exchanging assault with one of them attempting to kill the other with a knife.
Investigations conducted by the security services in Giza Governorate, Egypt, revealed that the victim's husband was the killer.
The details of the case date back to August last year, when an African woman lodged a complaint with the security authorities, stating that she had been locked-up and coerced into prostitution by persons from her country.
Sharjah Police General Command have warned public against circulating photos and videos of the murder of an Arab woman in Sharjah. The police had already revealed the details of the case few days ago.
The Dubai Criminal Court sentenced a taxi driver to two years in jail on charges of deliberately running over a man while the latter was crossing a street in Al Satwa, causing him a permanent disability estimated at 100 per cent, before running away in his car.