Dozens face life in jail after UAE trials: activists

Updated July 11 2024 - 1:10am, first published 1:08am
Human Rights Watch's Joey Shea has criticised mass trials in the United Arab Emirates as unfair. (AP PHOTO)
Human Rights Watch's Joey Shea has criticised mass trials in the United Arab Emirates as unfair. (AP PHOTO)

A mass trial in the United Arab Emirates of dissidents that was widely criticised abroad has sentenced 43 people to life in prison while others received other prison terms, authorities say.

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