Japan, Iran relations come under intense US scrutiny

Japan, Iran relations come under intense US scrutiny

By Yacqub Ismail   The Japanese government recently confirmed that Prime Minister Abe has cancelled his trip to Iran as part of his lengthy summer trip to the Middle East and Europe. Although the Iranian foreign ministry claimed that Abe’s trip was ‘never on the...
Cybercrime laws and the GCC

Cybercrime laws and the GCC

By Bill Law Chatham House has just released a study, ‘Cybercrime Legislation in the GCC: Fit for Purpose?’ The author, Joyce Hakmeh, is a Cyber Research Fellow at the influential London-based think tank. Among her conclusions, she notes that “most of these...