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2,000 children's voices in support of Dr. Mohammed al-Roken (Amnesty International 2015)
Dr. Mohammed al-Roken, a prominent lawyer and human rights defender from the UAE, was arrested in Dubai in July 2012 by the Emirati security services in the largest crackdown against human rights activists and political dissent in the country's history. He is still detained in an unknown location.
"Trump in Dubai" VICE on HBO Debrief
(HBO VICE 2016)
Investigative reporter Ben Anderson’s observations following his report on Dubai’s migrant workers, including those building the Trump International Golf Club. Anderson describes the conditions endured by Dubai's migrant workers as "very close to slavery" and has this to say about western attitudes towards the emirate: “It's pretty depressing seeing how many western companies and tourists, all kinds of people, flock there and still describe it and see it as this paradise in the Middle East, ignoring what is right in front of their nose.”
Film Portait of Dr. Mohammed al-Roken, 2012 Alkarama Award Laureate
(Alkarama Foundation 2012)
Dr. Mohammed al-Roken is a prominent lawyer and human rights defender from the UAE who was arrested in Dubai in July 2012 and is still detained in an unknown location.
The Alkarama Foundation is a Geneva-based, independent human rights organisation that works with the UN to assist those in the Arab World subjected to or at risk of extra-judicial executions, disappearances, torture and arbitrary detention.