Tag Archives: United Kingdom

UK sidesteps human rights as $2bn trade talks with GCC get underway

Originally posted to the Middle East Monitor website, 22 June 2022 Talks to boost trade [...]

The Observer view on Saudi Arabia’s ‘rebel’ golf tournament Observer editorial

Originally posted on The Guardian website, June 12 2022 The brutal regime has got sportswashing [...]

Blacklist Dubai over failure to crack down on Russian oligarchs, say campaigners

Originally posted to the Guardian website, June 11 2022 UAE has become haven for superyachts, [...]

UK paid $74m in alleged bribes to Saudi to secure lucrative arms deal

Originally posted to the Middle East Monitor website, 10 May 2022 The British government approved [...]

British man held for five years in Yemen without charge is freed

Luke Symons was captured by Houthi rebels and accused of being a spy but was [...]

UK aid worker asks why she was left in Iran for six years

Originally posted to the Reuters website, 21 March 2022 LONDON, March 21 (Reuters) – Aid [...]