In recent years, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and other Gulf states have markedly expanded their influence within the UK media sector, raising concerns about potential impacts on press freedom, editorial independence, and diplomatic relations.

28 November 2023

James Hutchinson has been told he won't be a free man until he pays thousands of pounds in compensation to the family of a cyclist he killed in a road accident back in 2013. Detained in Dubai has called upon Hutchinson's MP to raise his plight to UAE Ambassador and the F...

14 August 2023

The goal of a brochure or tourism advertisement, obviously, is to make enticing promises that fuel the hopes of travellers about having the most idyllic holiday possible.

15 April 2023

The inquest into the death of British citizen Lee Bradley Brown, who died in a Dubai police station 11 years ago, heard that the number of new cases of Britons reporting torture or mistreatment in Dubai to the Foreign Office had surged from 3 per cent of the global tota...

24 November 2022

Coroner tells FCDO to increase Dubai travel warnings.

23 November 2022

Interpol & Extradition
British prisoner in Iraq pleads Rishi Sunak for help

10 November 2022

Family distraught after call from Baghdad jail: Brian Glendinning

16 October 2022

Children call upon David Beckham to help free their dad from Baghdad jail and save him from Qatar prison.

13 October 2022

James Cleverly - British prisoners & human rights victims hold hope for new Foreign Minister

7 September 2022

Crispin Blunt today condemned the lack of British intervention over a constituent, Mr Christopher Emms, detained in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia as a result of a US abuse of the Interpol Red Notice System.

22 August 2022