Dubai Princess wants asylum in London

Princess Haya, the estranged wife of the ruler of Dubai, Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, is seeking asylum in London. She owns an 85 million pounds house near Kensington Palace in London and is believed to be living there. Princess Haya, 45 is the half sister of the King of Jordan.

She did her education in the U.K  She majored in Politics, Philosophy and Economics from the Oxford University. The Dubai ruler is said to have made his anger explicit through a threatening poem posted online. There have been a lot of concerns about her personal safety and many have requested her to return to the UAE through private Dubai Channels. The Foreign Office has reported that the matter is a private dispute.