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the United Arab Emirates are going to declare amnesty 4 the foreigners illegally living in the country

the United Arab Emirates are going to declare 3 - monthly amnesty 4 the foreigners illegally living in the country.

as the correspondent " passes; News " the Minister of Internal Affairs of the United Arab Emirates has declared it the general - lieutenant Mohammed Al - Badi at session of National consulting meeting/ on Wednesday parliament W recommendatory functions/, devoted to an internal situation in the country.

the minister has noticed that amnesty will allow illegal immigrants to leave the Emirates, without paying in penalties and without being exposed to the punishments provided 4 infringers of the law on abiding of foreign citizens in the country. Thus he did not name time of the announcement of amnesty.

under the local legislation, illegal it is considered residing at the country of the persons who have illegally crossed border, and foreigners W the delayed residence permits and visas. The law provides payment of the penalty by them in the sum 100 dirhamov/ 27 dollars/ per every day of abiding over the resolved period, and also the imprisonment which term defines court. The served time foreigners are deported from the country and brought in " the black list ".

In 1996 of the United Arab Emirates already spent three-monthly amnesty of illegal immigrants which has allowed almost 400 tys foreigners to leave the country. Similar measures were accepted also by other countries of the Gulf.