Princess Latifa: How much freedom do women have in the UAE?
The case of Princess Latifa of Dubai has shocked the world.
Princess Latifa is the daughter of the ruler of Dubai. In a secret video, which she shared with the BBC, the princess alleges that her father has been harassing her since she tried to flee Dubai in 2018. Is being held hostage. He said his life was in danger.
Following the release of the video, the United Nations announced that it would raise the issue of Princess Latifa with UAE authorities.
Princess Latifa is not the first member of her family to try to flee Dubai.