Rori Donaghy is a news editor at Middle East Eye.
UAE recruiting ‘elite task force’ for secret surveillance state
A security researcher says he was offered $20,000 a month to help the UAE government spy on the public.
Abu Dhabi announces launch of Israeli-installed mass surveillance system
The Internet of Things applies unique identifiers to objects, including people to be followed, and provides large...
Interview: Martin Kobler, the UN envoy trying to put Libya back together
The veteran German diplomat speaks about the challenge of uniting Libya and ending a civil war.
UAE's political show trials
The latest trial saw 20 Egyptians and 10 Emiratis found guilty in a process marred by a litany of human rights and...
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Why people who seek to use Twitter as a measure of popularity, legitimacy or credibility should begin by blocking...