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  • YouTube prankster Adam Saleh says Delta booted him for speaking Arabic

    Reporter: Kateb
    Published: Wednesday, December 21, 2016
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     On Wednesday morning,An Arab-American YouTuber Adam Saleh, posted a video on social media accusing Delta Airlines of discrimination after he spoke in Arabic on a flight .

     Saleh is claiming he was removed from a Delta airline flight from London after passengers said they felt “uncomfortable” with him speaking to his mother in Arabic on the phone.

    He posted a dramatic video on Twitter claiming he had been “kicked out of” a Delta flight headed to New York early on Wednesday because an American female passenger heard him talking in another language and 'felt uncomfortable'.

    He said in a Tweet:“We got kicked out of a @Delta airplane because I spoke Arabic to my mom on the phone and with my friend slim”

    In a video which has been seen more than 500,000 times since it was posted on Twitter, Saleh records himself as he is escorted off the plane.

    “Guys we spoke a different language on a plane, and now we are getting kicked out,” a visibly upset Saleh says.
    ‘This is 2016. 2016. Look Delta airlines are kicking us out because we spoke a different language,” he said.

    Adam Saleh, 23, whose YouTube videos have millions of fans,he has risen to fame for elaborate pranksas risen to fame for elaborate prankshe is also an actor and rapper, according to his website.

    Saleh, who has over 1.6 million YouTube subscribers, shared several videos of him being escorted off the plane, which have since been shared thousands of times, alongside the now trending hashtag #boycottDelta.








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