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UAE: Further information: Qatari doctor harassed in UAE prison: Mahmoud al-Jaidah

, Index number: MDE 25/002/2014

Qatari medical doctor Mahmoud al-Jaidah, who is facing an unfair trial in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), has been ill-treated in prison. He is repeatedly strip-searched when he is taken back to prison from court in an apparent attempt to humiliate him and lower his spirits. If convicted, he will have no right to appeal under UAE law.

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