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British mother held in Dubai with daughter for consuming wine on flight and expired visa

1 month ago   |   By Travel and Tourworld

Ellie Holman was put behind the bars in Dubai along with her daughter after being challenged over drinking a glass of complimentary wine during her visit to the city.
The 44 years old British mother hailing from Sevenoaks in Kent was asked to return to the UK immediately after being informed that her visa was expired upon arrival in the UAE.
However, she was reluctant to do after travelling for eight hours and entered into a heated exchange with the airport authority.
The official further questioned Dr Holman if she was drinking to which she gave a positive reply. She mentioned that she...
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