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UN is 'very concerned' about Princess Latifa's situation and still waiting for 'proof of life'


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UN is 'very concerned' about Princess Latifa's situation and still waiting for 'proof of life'

   April 14, 2021 8:54 AM
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by Martin Goillandeau, CNN

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The United Arab Emirates has not proven that Princess Latifa bint Mohammed Al Maktoum, the missing daughter of Dubai's ruler, is alive, the United Nations has said.

The Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights said Friday it has asked the UAE for "proof of life" for the Princess but has not received it.

"We haven't got any proof of life, and we would like one. One that is clear, compelling evidence that she's alive. And our first concern for us is to be sure of that," spokeswoman Marta Hurtado told a briefing in Geneva. "We tried to set up a meeting between senior officials, with the new ambassador of the UAE to the UN in Geneva. In principle, the mission has accepted these requests, but we have no fixed date yet."

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