Dubai, United Arab Emirates – July 22 2013 – Marte Dalelv poses for a portrait in her room at the Norwegian Seaman’s Center. She sits by her desk where the majority of her communication with her family, the press and social media took place. The center, located in Bur Dubai, became her safe haven during the course of her trial and initial sentencing. She is now a free woman after being granted a full pardon from the Prosecutor’s Office. For Story by Ramola Tawar.

Dubai, United Arab Emirates – July 22 2013 – Marte Dalelv poses for a portrait in her room at the Norwegian Seaman’s Center. She sits by her desk where the majority of her communication with her family, the press and social media took place. The center, located in Bur Dubai, became her safe haven during the course of her trial and initial sentencing. She is now a free woman after being granted a full pardon from the Prosecutor’s Office. For Story by Ramola Tawar. (Razan Alzayani / The National)