UAE: Showing sympathy for Qatar on social media is a cybercrime (Al Arabiya)

Al Arabiya: UAE: Showing sympathy for Qatar on social media is a cybercrime. “UAE General Prosecutor Hamad Saif Al-Shamsi warned early Wednesday that showing any sympathy for Qatar on social media is a cybercrime, punishable by the law, Al Arabiya News Channel reported. Shamsi warned social media users that any pro-Qatar participation online could land them from three up to 15 years in prison or at least 500,000 dirhams ($136,000) in fines.”

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