Shia Pakistanis facing forced disappearance in UAE

 

“United Arab Emirates (UAE) authorities have forcibly disappeared at least four Pakistani men since October 2020 and deported at least six others without explanation, apparently based solely on their religious background. Later on, UAE authorities released and immediately deported the six in October and November 2020 after also subjecting them to enforced disappearance and incommunicado detention for between three weeks and five months”