Adam Saleh Allegedly Kicked Off Delta Flight for Speaking Arabic

YouTube star Adam Saleh was allegedly kicked off a Delta flight because he was speaking Arabic and some passengers became uncomfortable. Though some people are asking if this was a prank.

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Adam Saleh Allegedly Kicked Off Delta Flight for Speaking Arabic

Needless to say, Delta is now trending on social media sites like Twitter, and the backlash is fierce.

Saleh was on a flight from London to New York City where he lives. Delta has since issued a statement saying that “two customers” were removed from a flight and later rebooked after “a disturbance in the cabin resulted in more than 20 customers expressing their discomfort.”

“We’re conducting a full review to understand what transpired,” the statement read. “We are taking allegations of discrimination very seriously; our culture requires treating others with respect.”

Reaction on Twitter:

Some are asking if this was a sick prank: