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Americans imprisoned in UAE are acquitted - CNN

(CNN) A court in the United Arab Emirates acquitted two U.S. citizens, a father and son, on Monday of criminal charges including engaging in hostilities in a foreign country, according to several UAE media outlets with reporters at the hearing. Dubai ...and more »

Two American businessmen acquitted in the United Arab Emirates of supporting militants - Washington Post

Two U.S. citizens whose imprisonment in the United Arab Emirates had drawn criticism from human rights groups and the Obama administration were acquitted Monday on charges that they supported militants in Libya, according to their family. Kamal Eldarat ...and more »

Americans and Canadian held in UAE acquitted – but 'nightmare' continues - The Guardian

Three men remain held despite their acquittal on assorted charges by United Arab Emirates' supreme court following nearly two years' detention. Ashifa Kassam in Toronto. @ashifa_k. Mon 30 May 2016 15.18 EDT Last modified on Fri 14 Jul 2017 15.20 EDT ...and more »

Libyan-Canadian acquitted in UAE, but taken back to prison, family says - Middle East Eye

TORONTO, Canada – Libyan-Canadian businessman Salim Alaradi has been acquitted of all charges by a United Arab Emirates court, his family said. But Alaradi was taken back to prison following Monday's verdict, prompting concerns among his family and ...and more »

'Nowhere close to a fair trial': pressure to aid Americans and Canadian in UAE - The Guardian

Barack Obama's former White House counsel, human rights groups and families have made a final push to pressure the US and Canada over three men who have been detained in the United Arab Emirates for nearly two years. The three men, two American Libyans ...and more »

Canadian Salim Alaradi acquitted in United Arab Emirates - CBC.ca

Salim Alaradi, a Canadian businessman detained for nearly two years in the United Arab Emirates, has been acquitted on the charge of collecting donations without permission of the appropriate ministry and sending them to a foreign country. Canadian ...and more »

Canadian businessman held in UAE acquitted, but still in jail - Toronto Star

A Canadian imprisoned in the United Arab Emirates for nearly two years has been acquitted of all charges by the country's Supreme Court, his family said Monday as they appealed to Ottawa to help bring the man home. Salim Alaradi had been accused of ...and more »