An Arab Expat Found AED40k On The Streets Of Abu Dhabi And Did The Most Honest Thing

This only happens in the UAE

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Only in the UAE do stories like this continue to pop up regularly.

Following the Starbucks employee who found and returned AED118,000 in the Mall of the Emirates last year, another large sum of cash has been found and returned, this time on the streets of Abu Dhabi.

Abu Dhabi Police honoured Mahmood Khaled Al Chebli with a token of appreciation and certificate to honour the exemplary behaviour, after he returned a cash sum of AED40,000.

Abu Dubai police reported the cash belonged to an Asian resident

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Casey Fitzgerald

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