Australian women subjected to invasive examinations at Doha airport say Qatar has not contacted them

SourceArab News
SectorTransport
CountryQatar

Australian women subjected to invasive examinations at Doha airport say Qatar has not contacted them Australian women subjected to invasive examinations at Doha airport say Qatar has not contacted them Female passengers who were escorted off a Qatar Airways flight and made to undergo an intimate medical examination have yet to receive individual apologies from the airline.

(File/AFP) Short Url Follow @arabnews Australian women subjected to invasive examinations at Doha airport say Qatar has not contacted them Staff at Doha airport demanded 18 women disembark a plane and follow security staff to a private area The women were subject to intimate medical examinations in ambulances to see if they had recently given birth Updated 18 November 2020 Follow @arabnews LONDON: Female passengers who were escorted off a Qatar Airways flight and made to undergo an intimate medical examination have yet to receive individual apologies from the airline. The women have not been contacted by the airline or the Qatari government since the incident that sparked international outrage took place on October 2, The Guardian reported on Wednesday. The lack of apologies come despite some passengers making a formal complaint to the Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT) and the Australian federal police (AFP) within 24 hours of arrival in...read more...