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Deported expats will be banned throughout GCC

Finger prints and other information on deported expats will be shared among countries in the GCC.
Finger prints and other information on deported expats will be shared among countries in the GCC. Image by Alan Levine / CC BY-SA 2.0

Expats who are deported from one of the countries in the GCC – Bahrain, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, the UAE and Oman – will be banned from travel to any of the six countries as part of a new security pact. Information about the deportees, such as fingerprints, will be shared among the group. Read more: arabianbusiness.com