Preview – Escape from Dubai: the Mystery of the Missing Princess

Escape from Dubai
Picture Shows: (L-R) Tina Jauhiainen & Princess Latifa. Image Credit: BBC/Detained in Dubai.

In February, Princess Latifa, the daughter of the ruler of Dubai, fled onto a boat bound for India to start a new life. Indian troops however stormed the boat and returned her home.

Since then she has not been seen. Some reports claim she has been imprisoned and tortured because of this attempted flee. This programme documents not just how she planned her escape attempt and into what may have happened to her since, but also a similar incident when her older sister disappeared in Cambridge in the year 2000.

Escape from Dubai: the Mystery of the Missing Princess is on BBC Two at 21.00.

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