US News Pegasus: Amnesty Pointe "A World Human Rights Crisis"
In Qatar, luxury hotels accused of not protecting the rights of migrant workers
© AP - Maya Alpozzzo Worker on one of the stages of the 2022 World Cup, in Doha, Qatar (image illustration). The football world cup that will be held in 2022 in Qatar continues to run a lot of ink. In a new report released on Wednesday, July 14, the British Association Business & Human Rights Resource Center accuses large hotel groups, including two French, not sufficiently protecting the rights of foreign workers in the small gas emirate.
A Mnesty International Monte again to the niche after revelations on the espionage. For the NGO, this case reveals "a global human rights crisis". What to push it to apply for a moratorium on the sale and use of monitoring technologies before setting up a regulatory framework. alerts in a statement on "devastating effects on human rights all over the world of a low regulated cybersurveillance sector".
project "clearly show the dangers and damage to which are exposed to illegally target people," said Agnès Callamard, General Secretary of , cited in this statement. Israeli NSO company, which has designed the software, "is a company among others. This is a dangerous sector that has been working for too long on the limit of legality, "says Amnesty. "It is absolutely urgent that the regulation of the cybersurveillance sector (?) And the control of this very opaque sector are strengthened," says the NGO.
Cuba: the UN requires the release of the prisoners and calls for the
dialogue © Fabrice Coffrini / AFP the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, Michelle Bachelet, delivers a speech on the evolution of the rights of Man in the world at a session of the Human Rights Council on June 21, 2021 in Geneva. Photo Stock Illustration. UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet calls for the urgent release of all persons arrested during events in Cuba, calling for dialogue while claiming the lifting of sanctions that strike the country.
Video: PEGASUS Project: Morocco Defamination Attack Forbidden Stories and Amnesty in Paris (France 24)50,000 phone numbers
Amnesty International requests that a moory be" immediately established on the export, sale, transfer and use of monitoring technologies until a human rights regulatory framework is put in place ". "The fact that senior politicians have been caught in the nets of surveillance technologies, hopefully, finally alert the states around the world on the imperious need to react by regulating this sector", writes the NGO. "If the leaders of the planet are thus targeted, this further confirms that the rights of all persons, including those of the human rights activists, journalists and lawyers, are in danger. , "Says Amnesty.
Eric Zemmour Espésé: Why was the journalist under surveillance by Morocco?
Eric Zemmour is among the 1000 people in France, spied by Rabat. © Darmon Georges / Future Pictures / Abaca Eric Zemmour is among the 1000 people in France, spied by Rabat. Fifteen years after the scandal wikileaks , the world of journalism is affected by a new earthquake.
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One thing is certain: we will continue to denounce the illegal use of digital monitoring tools.? Amnesty France (@amnestyfrance)
introduced into a smartphone, the Pegasus software allows you to retrieve messages, photos, contacts, and remotely activate the microphones. Organizations Forbidden Stories and Amnesty International have obtained a list of 50,000 phone numbers, selected by NSO clients since 2016 to be potentially monitored, and shared it with a 17-media consortium that revealed its existence on Sunday. The list of potential targets includes numbers of at least 180 journalists, 600 men and women politicians, 85 human rights activists or 65 business leaders, based on consortium's analysis? which has located a lot in Morocco, inor the . The world and , members of the consortium, revealed that an was one of the "numbers selected by a Moroccan state security service (?) For piracy potential" .
Israel assures France take the Pegasus affair "seriously" .
© Copyright 2021, Obs The Israeli Defense Minister Benny Gantz assured Wednesday, July 28 to his French counterpart Florence Parly that his country took "at Serious "espionage allegations for Israeli PEGASUS software, suspected of being used in particular against President Emmanuel Macron. Benny Gantz has "addressed the NSO subject [Israeli Cybersecurity Society of Pegasus] and declared that Israel took the allegations seriously," said the Israeli Defense Ministry in a statement.