Alcohol sale racket busted in Dubai
The XPRESS team stands in a queue to buy illicit alcohol as part of a dangerous covert operation.
Please note that most of these pictures were taken clandestinely. No flash was used to avoid arousing suspicion.
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Funeral for Saudi King Abdullah got under way in a cavernous mosque in the capital.
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