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A princess from the UAE's extended royal family is the latest to attempt to flee the kingdom, according to a 60 Minutes Australia report.

Princess Latifa tried to escape Dubai but was taken back to the UAE following a commando raid of her yacht hideout.

Activists call for UAE to free 'captive' Dubai princess

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Activists call for UAE to free 'captive' Dubai princess

Detained in Dubai campaigners held a demonstration outside the UAE embassy in London on Tuesday, demanding information on Dubai's 'captive princess'.

British expats 'tortured and abused in UAE prisons'

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British expats 'tortured and abused in UAE prisons'

Investigative report sheds new light on previously unknown cases involving the alleged torture, sexual abuse and even deaths of British citizens ...

Raped in UAE cell, victim turns to Scotland Yard

David Haigh

Raped in UAE cell, victim turns to Scotland Yard

Comment: Former Leeds FC Managing Director David Haigh has turned to Scotland Yard's war crimes unit to bring his torturers to ...

Britain-Palestine All-Party Parliamentary Group

UK lawmakers call out 'humanitarian crisis' in Gaza

Comment: An open letter from the Britain-Palestine All-Party Parliamentary Group to the UK's Minister for International Development, expressing 'deep concern' over an on-going humanitarian crisis in Gaza.

Robert Cusack

UK lawyers: Abolish extradition to UAE over torture fears

A number of lawyers have petitioned the government to rip up a legal extradition treaty with the UAE, as all requests dating back seven years ...

Diana Alghoul

Two UAE-based Singaporeans sentenced to jail for 'dressing feminine'

Homosexuality, transgenderism, and cross dressing are illegal in the UAE, and punishable with prison terms.

Joe Odell

Behind the glossy veneer: Human rights abuses in UAE

Comment: When Khaled got his dream job in UAE, he wasn't expecting torture and arbitrary detention. UAE must be held to account over its human ...

Rights groups call on UAE to free Ahmed Mansoor

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Rights groups call on UAE to free Ahmed Mansoor

A coalition of activists and public intellectuals called for the immediate and unconditional release of Emirati poet and activist, Ahmed Mansoor ...

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UAE acquits British football tycoon over 'slanderous' tweet

Briton David Haigh, the former managing director of Leeds United, has been acquitted in Dubai over charges relating to a tweet.

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