Dubai hell Brit driver jail let-off

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A BRI­TISH man who was fac­ing six months’ jail in Dubai for flick­ing the mid­dle fin­ger is fly­ing home af­ter his vic­tim failed to at­tend court.

Jamil Mukadam says he flashed the ges­ture – ruled a pub­lic ob­scen­ity in the United Arab Emi­rates – at an­other mo­torist while driv­ing a hire car.

The 23-year-old IT worker flew home to Le­ices­ter but was ar­rested and put in a cell when he re­turned to Dubai last month. He has now got his pass­port back af­ter of­fi­cers con­fis­cated it.

Jamil said: “Re­lieved doesn’t even cover how I’m feel­ing right now.”

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