Imprisonment and a fine of 4 million dirhams is the penalty for this act

Legal Adviser Dr. Youssef Al-Sharif stressed that the UAE is a country of love and tolerance and its religion is a religion of moderation and coexistence, so there is no life for any fanaticism or extremism of any kind

Legal Adviser Dr. Youssef Al-Sharif stressed that the UAE is a country of love and tolerance and its religion is a religion of moderation and coexistence, so there is no life for any fanaticism or extremism of any kind, whether intellectual or ideological, or even because of gender or language. And the nervousness that we must discard (let it go, for it stinks).

Al-Sharif said to raise awareness of the newly issued laws, that the Decree-Law No. 34/2021 regarding combating rumors and cybercrime, in its twenty-first article, penalizes the creation, management or supervision of a website, or the publication of information or data on a computer network or information technology means, for the benefit of a terrorist group. or an illegal group, association, organization or body for a terrorist purpose, and make the penalty for that temporary imprisonment for a period of no less than 10 years and not more than 25 years and a fine of no less than two million dirhams and not more than four million dirhams.

Al-Sharif stressed that these acts are crimes against state security, security and social peace in the country, so there are other accessory penalties such as confiscating the tools of crime and ordering the convict to be placed under electronic surveillance or depriving him of using any information network, and closing the violating site, other than the possibility of issuing any more severe penalty. It may be contained in another law, depending on the gravity of the act or the effects of the crime, at the discretion of the court.