UN urges UAE to release British national detained since 2008

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The United Nations has urged the United Arab Emirates to release a British businessman who has been detained in the Gulf state since 2008. Ryan Cornelius, 68, was arrested at Dubai Airport in 2008. He was detained arbitrarily, according to the UN Working Group on Arbitrary Detention, who have urged Abu Dhabi to release him immediately. UN calls on UAE to release Ryan Cornelius a British citizen imprisoned on trumped up charges in Dubai since 2008. Im also wondering why the U.K. government is letting one of their own rot is a Dubai prison without lifting a finger to help him. https://t.co/cfZvd…

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