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American Detained in UAE for Taking Photo


CNN reports that an American man  in the United Arab Emirates to speak at an international creativity conference — has been detained in that Middle Eastern nation for allegedly taking a photo in a forbidden area.

This is not the first case in recent history of an American being detained in the UAE for reasons related to photographing. We will be monitoring this case closely as facts become public.

Read the full CNN report here.