GCC national accused of rape

Dubai Courts has received a case involving a 39-year-old GCC national who allegedly raped his friend.

According to reports, the European national visited him in January when the incident occurred.

As reported by Arabic daily ‘Emarat Al Youm’, the duo was seated in the balcony where the accused was reportedly consuming alcoholic beverages. He started to shout at his children, and later, began yelling at the woman.

As she tried to leave, he reportedly assaulted her and threw her phone from the balcony.

He allegedly assaulted her in front of his kids, before throwing his children out to continue with the attack for the next two hours.

According to the case hearing, the accused then threw the woman out of his apartment with no clothes.

She cried for help and stumbled upon an apartment where other women aided her and offered her clothes.

As the victim left the building, she found her phone on the ground and immediately called the police.

The accused was arrested but denies all charges.