“UAE ambassador says ‘whole of Saudi Arabia is cuckoo’ in leaked email”

In Human Rights, Politics by Dusty Croghan

Yousef Otaiba an influential player in world politics and has attended Pentagon strategy meetings.

“The UAE ambassador is an influential player in world politics and has attended Pentagon strategy meetings.”

“The United Arab Emirate’s envoy to the US has reportedly ridiculed Saudi Arabia’s leadership in a number of leaked emails,

In one of the messages, reportedly stolen by hacking group GlobalLeaks, Yousef Otaiba wrote: “That whole country is fuckin coo coo!”

In another, sent to his Egyptian wife, Abeer Shoukry, the UAE ambassador mocked Saudi Arabia’s decision to ban red roses on Valentine’s Day.”