London Heathrow Airport

YouTube star Adam Saleh says he was booted from a Delta flight for speaking Arabic

YouTube star Adam Saleh says he was booted from a Delta flight for speaking Arabic

YouTube star Adam Saleh, best known for his pranking videos, as well as his examinations of how the world interacts with Muslims, was removed from a Delta flight Wednesday at Heathrow Airport in London.

Saleh claims he was asked to leave the flight after some passengers reported being uncomfortable after Saleh was heard speaking Arabic on the phone to his mother, as well as to Slim Albaher, his travel companion.

In a video posted from the plane after Delta’s request to remove him, Saleh said, “We spoke a different language on the plane, and now we’re getting kicked out. This is 2016. I cannot believe my eyes. 

“I spoke a word, and you...

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