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Senator Cruz called on to oppose UAE's Interpol Presidency bid


Senator Cruz opposed China's bid for leadership but the UAE is just as dangerous

Press Release: Senator Cruz called on to oppose General Raisi Interpol Presidency


IPEX (Interpol & Extradition) Reform has called on Senator Ted Cruz to oppose both China and the UAE’s bid for presidency of international crime reporting agency Interpol.


The Texas Senator opposed China’s bid for the presidency saying that their appointment could put thousands of Chinese political dissidents at risk. In a letter to Senator Cruz, the CEO of IPEX, Detained in Dubai and Due Process International, Radha Stirling, explained that the UAE and China have formed a concerning alliance that could put thousands at significant risk of arbitrary detention and human rights violations.