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Shezanne Cassim spent nine months in a United Arab Emirates prison and returned home to Woodbury earlier this month. (Staff photo by Riham Feshir)

Exclusive interview: Cassim's 'inside joke' got no laughs


The United Arab Emirates was portrayed as a tourist destination for years until it received negative attention as a “fake Disney Land” type of country that has no culture or diversity, Shezanne Cassim said of the place he grew up in.


So he decided

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Riham Feshir
Riham Feshir has been a reporter/ photographer with the Woodbury Bulletin since 2011. She covers Woodbury City Hall, Washington County Board of Commissioners and business news around the city. Riham holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism and mass communication from the University of Minnesota. She previously worked for two other Forum Communications newspapers in Central Minnesota. Follow Riham on Twitter @RihamFeshir for the latest updates.
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