UK court rules that Dubai’s ruler Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid al-Maktoum ordered hack of phones of ex-wife, her lawyers

Dubai’s ruler Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid al-Maktoum ordered the phones of his ex-wife and her lawyers to be hacked as part of a “sustained campaign of intimidation and threat” during the custody battle over their children, England’s High Court has ruled. Mohammed used the sophisticated “Pegasus” software, developed by Israeli firm NSO for states to… Read More UK court rules that Dubai’s ruler Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid al-Maktoum ordered hack of phones of ex-wife, her lawyers

UK bans direct flights from UAE to curb spread of coronavirus variant

Britain is banning direct passenger flights from the United Arab Emirates from Friday, shutting down the world’s busiest international airline route from Dubai to London. Britain said it was adding the United Arab Emirates, Burundi and Rwanda to its coronavirus travel ban list because of worries over the spread of a more contagious and potentially… Read More UK bans direct flights from UAE to curb spread of coronavirus variant