After a woman claimed she had to seek asylum in Macedonia after being forced by her family to leave her children & flee from Dubai, UAE authorities responded to woman’s complain promising to help immediately.
UAE Embassy in Rome was aware of “Mrs Albolooki’s posts & promised to help in collecting any evidence of illegal threats made against her that might help in the fully investigation made by UAE & Rome Police.
“Domestic abuse is a serious crime, and has no place whatsoever in the UAE; Emirati women are protected and fully empowered under UAE laws, ” said the embassy.
— UAE Embassy Rome (@UAEembassyrome) February 8, 2019
“I was recently made aware of the case of @HAlbolooki. I am writing this to publicly demonstrate my support to this case. Everyone is entitled to have freedom especially women. Dubai and the leadership have set clear policies and laws to protect women in these circumstances”, said Afra Al Basti, director-general of Dubai Foundation for Women and Children.