A human rights lawyer has told Euronews that the decision to raise the alarm over the plight of Princess Latifa has been vindicated by the international reactionThe impact we have o.
David Haigh released videos in which Latifa — the daughter of one of the United Arab Emirates” (UAE) rulers — claims she is being held against her will.
Her father is Sheikha Latifa bint Mohammed Al Maktoum, the hereditary ruler of Dubai who also serves as prime minister and vice president of the UAE.
In footage filmed surreptitiously over the last year and aired by the BBC, the 35-year-old claims she has been detained in a barricaded villa since trying to escape the country in 2018The premier lef. Latifa says she has been denied medical help and is “worried about my safety and my life”ambulance services and supplies of medical equipment..