View of part of the Fujairah Corniche and the Hajar Mountains in the Background

Wednesday, October 31, 2007

Update on Protesting Construction Workers

There have not been many reports about the detainment of the protesting construction workers.

Here are some links to articles that have surfaced:

AP, ‘Thousands of Striking Workers Released From Jail; about 160 Still in Custody’, International Herald Tribune, 31 October 2007.
Riyasbabu, ‘No Deportation of Protesting Workers’, Khaleej Times, 31 October 2007
AFP, ‘UAE Denies Mass Expulsion of Striking workers’, 30 October 2007.

Image: Asian workers on Dubai construction site

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