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The father of a woman married to a UAE royal was abducted during a livestream online, the London-based Detained in Dubai organisation reported.

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.

Dubai leader's domestic abuse undermines Emirate's hollow gender reforms

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Dubai leader's domestic abuse undermines Emirate's hollow gender reforms

Comment: The UAE ruler's superficial efforts to combat domestic violence are falling woefully short, writes Alainna Liloia.

UK police to review disappearance of Dubai ruler's daughter

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UK police to review disappearance of Dubai ruler's daughter

A UK court ruled this week that Sheikha Shamsa was likely abducted off the streets of Cambridge by her father, Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al ...

Dubai ruler threatened wife, orchestrated daughters' abduction, court rules

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Dubai ruler threatened wife, orchestrated daughters' abduction, court rules

Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum led a far-reaching campaign of intimidation against his estranged wife and 'ordered and orchestrated' the ...

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Princess Haya back in London for legal battle

Princess Haya is in London to resume her custody battle with her estranged husband, Emir of Dubai Sheikh Al-Maktoum. She has also applied for a non-molestation order for herself.

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Dubai princess said she'd rather die than return home

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

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Jordan Princess Haya receives brother's backing on Twitter

Prince Ali bin Al-Hussein, the brother of runaway Princess Haya, posted a picture on the social network on Wednesday evening.

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Dubai ruler's wife seeks forced marriage protection for children

The estranged wife of the ruler of Dubai has applied for a British forced marriage protection order relating to their children, a London court ...

Dubai ruler and runaway wife begin London court battle

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Dubai ruler and runaway wife begin London court battle

The hearing, which will pit Dubai's ruler Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum against Princess Haya, will focus on the welfare of ...

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Princess Haya's refuge in the UK threatens diplomatic crisis

Relations between the UK and its Emirati ally could witness tension amid mounting criticism following reports of Princess Haya's escape ...

<em>Princess</em> Haya could flee what many UAE women cannot

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Princess Haya could flee what many UAE women cannot

Comment: Personal status laws in the UAE deny women the right to make independent decisions about marriage, education, finances, travel and ...

Mary Robinson says Dubai's <em>Princess</em> Haya 'still her friend'

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Mary Robinson says Dubai's Princess Haya 'still her friend'

Former Irish president Mary Robinson has said her only friend among the Emirati leadership was Princess Haya, who she 'still considers ...

<em>Princess</em> Haya 'planned to flee Dubai for months'

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Princess Haya 'planned to flee Dubai for months'

The wife of Dubai's ruler, Princess Haya, plotted her escape from their marriage after discovering her husband lied about what happened ...

Runaway royal: <em>Princess</em> Haya 'seeks refuge in London home'

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Runaway royal: Princess Haya 'seeks refuge in London home'

Reports claimed the Jordanian royal had applied for asylum in the UK where she has links with authorities and owns an £85m house near Kensington ...

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Dubai ruler slams runaway wife in furious Instagram poem

Dubai ruler Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid al-Maktoum blasted Princess Haya on Instagram in a furious poem, after reports revealed she had fled to escape his abuse.

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Wife of 'abusive Dubai ruler' escapes to Germany: reports

Several reports suggest Dubai's Princess Haya has fled to Germany, escaping the abuse of her husband Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al ...

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Detained in Dubai: UAE no longer safe for tourists

Beyond the sun, sea and skyscrapers, most tourists are oblivious to the UAE's continued detention of foreigners arrested for behaviour deemed ...

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UN rights campaigners pulls-out of UAE literary fest

UN human rights commissioner Mary Robinson said she will not attend a literary festival in the UAE due to the detention of an activist.

UAE releases images of ruler's 'missing' daughter

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UAE releases images of ruler's 'missing' daughter

The United Arab Emirates has released images of Sheikha Latifa following months of speculation about the princess' safety.

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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 ...

Disclose whereabouts of runaway <em>princess</em>, HRW demands Dubai ruler

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Disclose whereabouts of runaway princess, HRW demands Dubai ruler

The rights group has sounded alarm over the disappearance of Dubai's Sheikha Latifa, who has not been seen in two months since her ...

#FindLatifa: Support for Dubai ruler's daughter after failed escape

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#FindLatifa: Support for Dubai ruler's daughter after failed escape

The daughter of the ruler of Dubai, Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid al-Maktoum, attempted to flee her home after claiming to have been held prisoner.

Dubai <em>princess</em> 'dragged kicking, screaming' after dramatic escape raid

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Dubai princess 'dragged kicking, screaming' after dramatic escape raid

A Dubai princess who accused ruler Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid al-Maktoum of imprisoning and torturing her, was returned to the emirate ...

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