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Dubai ruler takes runaway wife to London's High Court in unprecedented custody battle for their two children - as Sheikha Latifa remains missing after brutal kidnap by her father in March 2018 #FREELATIFA

News   •   Jul 03, 2019 06:38 BST

  • Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Maktoum is taking his estranged wife to court
  • He is battling Princess Haya Bint Al Hussein in London for custody of their two children
  • Move confirms that the couple have separated as High Court date has been set
  • She is believed to have moved into an £85million town house in Kensington 

Tiina Jauhiainen, of the Free Latifa campaign, said: 'This is a very significant in terms of a major protest against the oppressive regime of the Crown Prince by his own wife.

'We would urge Princess Haya to use her global power and influence to help free Latifa and suffering because of her own father's abusive treatment of her. Princess Haya has the chance to help save her life.

'Princess Latifa's life is at stake. She may be a princess, but this is about freedom and equality. Equality, dignity and the right of self-determination for millions of women across the Middle East is at stake.

'We hope that Princess Haya and her children are safe and that she well use her new found freedom to speak publicly about what has really happened to Latifa and we would urge her to contact us and join our campaign.'

Sheikh Mohammed is yet to comment.Full article here 

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