23 August 2020

Report: Israel pushed NSO spyware to Gulf states to help track dissidents


Government reported to mediate deals worth hundreds of millions with Bahrain, Oman, Saudi Arabia, UAE; tech company denies claims: ‘We fully meet our human rights policy’The Israeli government officially mediated the sale of spyware made by private firm NSO Group to a number of Gulf nations to help them in surveillance of opposition figures, in deals worth hundreds of millions of dollars over the past few years, the Haaretz daily reported on Sunday.Contracts were reportedly signed with Bahrain, [...]