Dubai Police Deserve A Medal After Today's Performance!

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Although the sun is shining and the weather in Dubai is great at the moment, you will have noticed the high winds today and over the past weekend.

This afternoon, the Dubai Police rescued no less that 5 people from drowning near Burj Al Arab. They were rescued in the space of one hour, during 11:30am and 12:30pm.

Police issue warning to avoid the rough sea

"Earlier today, the Dubai Police rescue team successfully saved five from drowning. The separate incidents, which took place near Burj Al Arab beach in Dubai, occurred within one hour from 11:30am to 12:30pm," said Lt. Col. Jumaa Butti Al Falasi, Director of the Dubai Police Search & Rescue.

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Richard Fitzgerald

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