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Adultery and fornication are also crimes, and a person convicted of homosexuality may also face charges of adultery if they have an opposite-sex spouse while having sexual relations with a person of the same sex.it is generally felt that this is a prohibition against rape, and possibly consensual sodomy.In general, most Emiratis are tolerant and fairly open-minded, particularly the newer generation who are more exposed to Western influences.However, there is a limit to the kind of behavior that they will accept.Several news reports have revealed how the law is typically enforced. In 2005, twenty-six young men were arrested at an Abu Dhabi hotel after police discovered the men engaging in cross-dressing and homosexual practices.In discussing the raid, Mohammed bin Nukhaira Al Dhahiri, Minister of Justice, Islamic Affairs and Auqaf stated, "There will be no room for homosexual and queer acts in the UAE.
Approaching the fairer sex is fine as long as you practice discretion in your attempts.
Therefore, dating is not uncommon in the city, but the rules governing dating in Dubai are very different from those in the UK, Europe or the USA.