By: Jama Farah, Horndiplomat Contributor
Horndiplomat- Somaliland government has deported nine UAE nationals from the country. Horndiplomat reports
According to the Somalilandstandard, they were deported back to their country after completing days in police custody and having paid a fine levied upon them for breaching the country”s laws.
The 9 UAE nationals have paid 10, 000 US dollars that have been imposed upon them as harsh fine for being involved the illegal poaching of country;’s wildlife which is facing an extinction threat from illegal hunting.
On November 26, 2019, the Somaliland government arrested Emirati men accused of illegal hunting as they attempted to fly out.
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