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Abu Dhabi, UAETuesday 19 June 2018

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Making today's headlines: rehab, Bali and an arrested tourist

Balinese people ride on an open car past Mount Agung erupting seeb from Kubu sub-district in Karangasem Regency, on Indonesia's resort island of Bali. An eruption could be imminent at the volcano belching huge plumes of smoke on Indonesia's resort island of Bali, officials warned, as they raised the alert to the highest level and increased the exclusion zone. Sonny Tumbelaka / AFP
Balinese people ride on an open car past Mount Agung erupting seeb from Kubu sub-district in Karangasem Regency, on Indonesia's resort island of Bali. An eruption could be imminent at the volcano belching huge plumes of smoke on Indonesia's resort island of Bali, officials warned, as they raised the alert to the highest level and increased the exclusion zone. Sonny Tumbelaka / AFP

Families are turning in loved ones who are using drugs ­after a change to the UAE’s narcotics law made treatment an ­option in many more cases.

> Families turn drug addict relatives over to Abu Dhabi authorities as law change opens up treatment options

Emirates cancelled all flights to Bali after ash eruptions from Mount Agung intensified on Monday morning, forcing the closure of the main airport at Denpasar and the evacuation of tens of thousands of people.

> Emirates cancels flights to Bali after volcanic eruption

An American tourist who was arrested for using his mobile phone while going through security at Abu Dhabi International Airport was fined Dh10,000 and will be deported

> Tourist fined Dh10,000 and deported for 'filming Abu Dhabi airport security'