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Man arrested for harming UAE national unity through social media

21 March 2017
Authorities in the UAE have detained a man suspected of publishing false information online.

According to national news agency WAM, the Public Prosecution for Cybercrimes ordered his arrest based on evidence that he used social media sites to harm national unity.

An investigation is underway into posts that are suspected of promoting sectarianism and inciting hatred

The Attorney General is following up on the case.