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Travel ban lifted for Irish woman stuck in Dubai

Travel ban lifted for Irish woman stuck in Dubai

Tori Towey has been told she can leave Dubai and return to Ireland.

The Taoiseach told MPs in the Dáil this afternoon that the 28-year-old’s travel ban had been lifted.

However, she still faces criminal charges of attempted suicide and alcohol abuse after trying to flee domestic abuse by her husband. Taoiseach Simon Harris says the Irish embassy in the UAE is working to have the charges against her dropped: