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No Anarchy in the UAE

No Anarchy in the UAE

With the likelihood of a Ras-Al-Kaimah America’s Cup increasing by the day, many are looking into the feasibility of a trip to Arabia for some mega multihull spectating.  The boats are undeniably interesting, but will the vacation be?

This report on foreign nationals imprisoned in the Emirates may signal you to leave your party helmet at home if you go, with most foreigners arrested for making obscene gestures and swearing as well as for failure to repay debts or alcohol-related offences.  We’ve seen Mr. Clean’s budget for his coverage of the event, and as you’d expect, his team includes an Arab-speaking bail bondsman and attorney…