When visitors leave comments on the site, we collect the data shown with the comments to help identify spam.
When uploading images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (XIPS GPS). Site visitors can download data from anywhere on the site and extract images.
If you leave a comment on our site, you can opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. This is for your convenience so you do not have to re-enter your details when leaving a comment. These cookies will last for one year.
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After logging in, we will set a number of cookies to save your login information and screen display options. Cookies are recorded for the last two days and the option that appears on screen cookies remains for one year. Login cookies will be deleted if you log out of your account.
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Embedded content from other websites
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How long we retain your data
This is so that we can identify and approve any subsequent comments automatically instead of suspending moderation in Qatar.
For users registered on our website (if any), we keep personal information in their user profile. All users can access, edit or remove their personal information at any time (unless they change their username). Site administrators can view and correct this information.
What rights you have over your data
If you have an account on this site or have left a comment, you can request an export file of the personal data you have provided, including any data we have provided. You can request that we delete the personal data that we hold. It does not include any data reserved for administrative, legal or security purposes.
Where we send your data
Comments from visitors can be reviewed via an automated spam detection program.
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