Britain should take inspiration from Norway’s principled stance on the UAE

The Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs recently announced it has suspended sales of arms and ammunition¬†to the United Arab Emirates. The ministry had expressed concern that these arms could be used in Yemen resulting in an intensification of the humanitarian crisis that has engulfed the country since the outbreak of the war in 2015. According…

Netanyahu faces Indian BDS backlash over Bollywood ‘selfie’

Pro-Palestine activists in India have accused Israel of exploiting Bollywood in a bid to improve its global image after Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu took a “selfie” on stage with legendary movie star Amitabh Bachchan while visiting Mumbai. Activists made the claims after the Israeli government staged an outreach event titled “Shalom Bollywood” on Thursday…