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Brigadier Khamis Al-Kaabi, the official spokesman of the Federal Authority for Identity and Citizenship, announced during the briefing today the honor of His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the State, "may God protect him," exempting all those who violate the law of entry and residence of foreigners from all their fines.

The Council of Ministers issued a decree exempting all violators of the Law of Entry and Residence of Foreigners from all fines incurred by them whenever the violation occurred before the first of March of this year, whether they were holders of entry permits and visas or were from the category of residents when they initiated leaving the country during the period of time granted and extended as of The eighteenth of May this month for a period of three months, bearing in mind that the Holy City includes exemption from all fines incurred by the beneficiary, whether those related to the identity card or the expired work permits.

Al-Kaabi made it clear that the directives of His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, may God protect him, which were included in the decision of the distinguished cabinet, would not prevent the beneficiary from returning to the state when he fulfilled the necessary conditions for that, as benefiting from the departure period will not come with any related administrative procedure. By denying the person benefiting from the deadline from entering the country in the future.

Al-Kaabi stated that the Federal Authority for Identity and Citizenship will announce the details of all procedures and channels for submitting applications to benefit from the prescribed time limit during the coming period, while the Federal Authority urges all groups covered by the honored party to the importance of applying to benefit from the period of time granted so that they are not subject, after the specified period, to the provisions in force in the entry law And the residence of foreigners, and what may result in them being denied entry to the state in future