The quest to free Dubai’s kidnapped Princess continues

Brittani Barger
October 13, 2020, Royal Central

The story of Sheikha Latifa bint Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum is well-known. She is the daughter of the Ruler of Dubai and Vice President of the UAE, Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, who attempted to escape the UAE in 2018.

She got as far as international waters near India before she was captured and sent back to Dubai by her father’s men. She has only been seen once since in a controversial meeting with Mary Robinson, the former United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, when Latifa’s stepmother, Princess Haya, invited Ms Robinson to Dubai to meet with Latifa.

Sheikha Latifa and Tiina Jauhiainen. (Photo: Tiina Jauhiainen)

After she was captured and sent back to Dubai, a video, filmed by Latifa was released where she calls out her father for his abuse and kidnapping of her older sister, Shamsa. She said that if people were watching the video, somet