27th June 2018
Sian Reeves, Rhys Davies and Myles Grandison spoke at a side event at the 38th session of the Human Rights Council, in Geneva.
Sian Reeves chaired the event relating the torture and ill-treatment of women in UAE’s prisons.
Rhys Davies highlighted the human rights violations committed against women in the UAE, and the cruel, degrading and inhuman treatment that they are subjected to whilst in UAE prisons.
Myles Grandison focused on extradition between the UK and the UAE, and the refusal of the UK courts to extradite to the UAE in view of the current conditions in UAE prisons.