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Dubai Airport Customs Question

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I'm stopping in Dubai for a couple of nights en route to South Africa.

According to the Dubai Customs web site Films are a banned item ie DVDs CDs etc. I will be carrying a bunch of DVDs some of which may be too racy for Arab culture - so I'm wondering if this is a strict no-no? Are the Customs inspectors really thorough and strict about rules?

Plus I will be carrying two large suitcases plus hand luggage which may appear to be a lot of luggage for a single traveler and am wondering if I may be singled out for a thorough customs inspection?

All suggestions, comments, advice welcome. Thanks in advance!!!

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