UAE warns citizens of London dangers

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has advised its citizens to avoid certain «dangerous areas» in central London. The UAE’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs has released a map highlighting areas they deem to be crime hotspots. Most of the areas are around London’s prestigious shopping area in the West End, the upmarket street Piccadilly, and the entertainment district Soho. A statement on the ministry’s website urged citizens to avoid areas, «where pickpocketing, fraud and theft are frequent and where it is not advisable to live». The warning follows several attacks on Emiratis in London earlier this year. One incident saw three sisters attacked in their hotel room by a hammer-wielding burglar. Читать далее UAE warns citizens of London dangers