New details about the fate of the daughter of Sheikh Mohammed from the BBC documentary.
Mohammed Ibn Rashid Al Maktoum – Vice President of the United Arab Emirates since 2006. The state of the 69-year-old ruler is estimated at $ 5.1 billion, he also actually owns the highest skyscraper in the world, Burj Khalifa. In addition, it was under his leadership that the largest enterprises of the United Arab Emirates were founded – Emirates airline and DP World conglomerate.
However, in the life of Mohammed Maktoum there are events of which almost nothing is known. One of them is the escape of his daughter Latifah from Dubai, which occurred in March 2018. After that, there was no news about the heiress, and human rights activists demanded to save her from prison. On December 4, adocumentary was released on BBC 2 , partly revealing the fate of a woman.
Latifa bin Mohammed Al Maktoum is the Emir of Dubai’s 33-year-old daughter, whose name is the same as her two sisters, the youngest and oldest. On the Internet there are almost no photos of the princess next to her father or at public events. However, the world community found out about it in early 2018, when Western agencies reported on an attempt to escape Latif from the United Arab Emirates on a yacht across the Indian Ocean.
A video appeared on YouTube, where the heiress said that she had been locked up since childhood, how cruelly and disrespectfully in the UAE they treat women and why she and her sisters tried to escape several times. According to Latifa, for the first time she made an attempt to escape at the age of 16, after which she went to prison for three years, where she was starved and beaten.
[perfectpullquote align=”full” bordertop=”false” cite=”” link=”” color=”” class=”” size=””]Soon I’m going to run away, and I’m not sure of the 99% success rate. If it doesn’t work out, the video can help me, because all that worries a father is his reputation.[/perfectpullquote] [perfectpullquote align=”full” bordertop=”false” cite=”” link=”” color=”” class=”” size=””]If you watch this video, then I’m either dead or in a very, very bad position.[/perfectpullquote]