Dubai expelling DVD pirates

A police crackdown in Dubai has rounded up 340 assorted street vendors, car washers and other alleged ne’er-do-wells, and the seizure of pirated CDs and other items.

2574 DVDs and pirated films were confiscated, including 89 adult movies, as well as fake watches, cameras, perfumes and branded items of clothing.

All the offenders have been over to the authorities for deportation, says the Dubai Police department.