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Abu Dhabi, UAEMonday 15 October 2018

UAE traffic: congestion on arterial roads in Dubai and Abu Dhabi

Tailbacks slow commuters on Sunday morning

Morning commuters head from Dubai towards Abu Dhabi as traffic builds up. Chris Whiteoak / The National
Morning commuters head from Dubai towards Abu Dhabi as traffic builds up. Chris Whiteoak / The National

Traffic began building up early on Sunday across the main motorways including Sheikh Zayed Road, Emirates Road, Al Khail Road and Al Ittihad road.

Delays caused tailbacks near the Khawaneej area, Dubai Investments Park, Discovery Gardens, International City, Oud Metha, Umm Hurair street in Dubai.

Traffic was slow in Abu Dhabi near the International Airport, towards Dalma Street from the Eastern Mangroves, at the junctions of Al Falah and Hazza bin Zayed Street and Mussaffah bridge.

In Sharjah, traffic was down to a crawl near the National Paints interchange and Industrial Area 6 through 15.

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