UAE sentences “an Arab” to 10 years in prison over terror charges

ABU DHABI, Oct 24 (KUNA) – The UAE’s Federal Supreme Court on Monday sentenced an Arab man to ten years in jail after found guilty of planning a terrorist act.

The man also established an internet account promoting ideology of the so-called Islamic State (IS).

The court also ordered the confiscation of the items used in the crime, as well as blocking the account, according to a statement relayed by the Emirates News Agency (WAM). After serving the jail term, the convict will be deported.

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