Videos From A Fujairah Wedding Party Have Sparked Major Controversy Online
Videos of a Fujairah wedding have sparked a major reaction online.
Guests at the engagement party of popular Emirati actor Ahmed Khamis and his beautiful new bride, TV presenter and actress Mashael al-Shehy shared footage of the pair looking enamoured and social media has a LOT to say.
The reaction online is a very mixed bag, and the viral footage caused Fujairah authorities to intervene and contact the couple and make a statement.
Footage of the couple cutting the cake and dancing has been reshared countless times
The happy couple enjoying the party - and sparked a massive online debate
People were quick to comment
And the reaction was varied, with some criticising the pair
One Twitter user called on a social media ban for anyone who would use social media in this way for fame
اتمنى ان تغلق صفحات التواصل الخاصه بهم عقابا لمن يدور الشهره بهذه الطريقه— أم بشرى (@ayeshaalkash) May 13, 2018
وبان يوقفوا عن استعمالها لمدة عام حتى يتأدبوا
And many praised the police for intervening
Some choose not to watch the 'cringey' videos
I fully support their freedom to continue with their cringey videos that I will not watch— Hayat Van Fleet 🇦🇪 (@TheBoominati) May 12, 2018
Some thought they footage doesn't need to be on social media
"They look lovely, just wish they hadn't taken a video"
While others don't see the cause for controversy
I really don’t understand the contraversy around this. #مشاعل_الشحي— fvlani 🇸🇦🇲🇱🇳🇪 (@efzedxpaws) May 16, 2018
"You have done nothing wrong live your life the way you want it'
To #مشاعل_الشحي your apology is not accepted ! You have done nothing wrong live your life the way you want it and don’t listen to those who hate, you deserve to be happy, congrats for both you 😊 pic.twitter.com/tX4a443VJM— بندريشن🇸🇦 #الشامخ (@Elegant_08) May 13, 2018
Authorities called in the couple over the videos that went viral, which reportedly go against UAE traditions.