The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has advised its not to wear traditional clothes when they travel . This was after a UAE businessman was mistaken for a of ISIS in Ohio, USA. Ahmad Al Menhali, from Abu Dhabi, was making a call in a hotel. The called the police he was wearing a white Arab and headdress, and he was speaking Arabic. She thought he was a . Police armed with assault rifles wrestled Mr Al Menhali to the . He needed hospital treatment after the incident. He was shocked at how "" the police were.
The police and the hotel apologised for the . The UAE said its citizens had to think about their when they travel outside of the UAE. Mr Al Menhali blamed Donald Trump, for making hate Muslims. An American Islamic relations said it was worried that the police talked about Mr Menhali's being a criminal sign in their . It added: "Police need more training. This is shocking". Mr Al Menhali said: "I always wear my traditional clothes during all my and never encountered a thing".