Posted in Israel U.A.E. UK

Cherie Blair is ethics adviser to NSO, the Israeli intelligence company behind Pegasus spyware used against Dubai ruler’s ex-wife, among others

[The Guardian, The Times] “The finding by a senior judge that NSO Group’s Pegasus spyware was used by the ruler…

Posted in Denmark France Germany Netherlands Norway Sweden USA

Revealed: Danish secret service helped NSA spy on German Chancellor Angela Merkel, other EU politicians

[Deutsche Welle] “Denmark’s secret service helped the US National Security Agency (NSA) spy on EU leaders, including German Chancellor Angela Merkel…

Posted in Israel Saudi Arabia U.A.E. Yemen

Saudi Arabia and UAE consolidating strategic positions in Yemen’s al-Mahrah province, Mayun and Socotra islands

[Brookings] “As the peace process has stalled between the Zaydi Shia Houthi rebels and the Saudi-led coalition in Yemen, Saudi…

Posted in Israel Palestine USA

Biden spokesperson Jen Psaki worked for controversial Israeli spy firm AnyVision

[The Electronic Intifada] “President Joe Biden’s press secretary Jen Psaki worked for an Israeli firm accused of involvement in surveillance…

Posted in UK

“The UK’s Cointelpro”: Met, MI5 infiltrated hundreds of UK political groups

[Daily Maverick] “A shocking story of how a special squad of Britain’s Metropolitan Police, in collusion with MI5 – the…

Posted in Israel Palestine USA

Microsoft’s involvement in Israeli state violence, surveillance and propaganda

[Mondoweiss] “Thanks to [clever] image-building campaigns, Microsoft doesn’t get scrutinized as much as its peers. The company sponsors think tanks that bolster…

Posted in Bahrain Egypt Iran Israel Saudi Arabia U.A.E.

Israel called for defense alliance with Saudi Arabia, the UAE, and Bahrain

[Foreign Policy] “Shmuel Bar, a former Israeli intelligence officer […] had served in Israeli intelligence for 30 years and later…

Posted in India

India Targets Climate Activists With the Help of Big Tech

[The Intercept] “Tech giants like Google and Facebook appear to be aiding and abetting a vicious government campaign against Indian…

Posted in China Israel USA

Concerns over Chinese surveillance in Haifa Port, Israel rejected US inspection request

[Haaretz] “Washington is concerned that Chinese company’s presence could provide an opening for technological surveillance of what goes on at…

Posted in Israel Palestine UK

Starmer’s Labour Party hired former Israeli spy for internal surveillance

[The Electronic Intifada] “The UK Labour Party has hired a former Israeli spy to help manage its social media, The…

Posted in China Israel Turkey U.A.E. USA

New Haifa Port tender: US seeks to counter Chinese influence, UAE and Turkey among bidders

[i24news] “The US is pushing to counter China’s growing influence in the Middle East by finding bidder’s for Israel’s largest port…

Posted in USA

Exclusive: After decades of denial, CIA admits it kept files on Noam Chomsky, destroyed since illegally

[Foreign Policy] “For years, the Central Intelligence Agency denied it had a secret file on MIT professor and famed dissident…