The wife of a man imprisoned in the UAE at a 5-minute hearing says he wasn’t even allowed to look at her as he was sentenced to life
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The wife of a British academic who has been sentenced to life in prison in the United Arab Emirates said he was not even allowed to look at her in court.

Matthew Hedges was sentenced on charges of spying for the British government at a five-minute hearing where he didn't have a lawyer.

His wife also said that she was not allowed to speak to him after the sentence and that she does not know where he's being held.

The UK government said that it has not seen no evidence that Hedges is a spy, and...

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