Press releases • Jun 12, 2019 12:21 BST
Despite contact between the Canadian Foreign Ministry and UAE counterparts, whistleblower Andre Gauthier case continues to be mishandled by the Emirates, representatives and family call for greater intervention
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Canada accused of “complicity” if it continues to promote UAE while citizen remains victim of “rampant human rights abuses”.
Press releases • Jun 09, 2019 14:13 BST
André Gauthier was extradited from Oman to the UAE on May 30th, roughly a month after attempting to get home to his family, following his 19 month arbitrary detention in Dubai, and over 4 years of legal turmoil. He was jailed in a country notorious for arbitrary detention, wrongful convictions and human rights violations after exposing a gold scandal that saw investors lose tens of millions.
Press releases • May 26, 2019 15:59 BST
Alexis Gauthier appeals to Sultan of Oman to send his father home, after being arbitrarily detained in the UAE for 18 months.