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Falcon Eye: The Israeli-installed mass civil surveillance system of Abu Dhabi

by Rori Donaghy, The Middle East Eye

Details about a covert security relationship between Israel and the United Arab Emirates have emerged, revealing a high-level partnership that has seen an Israeli-owned company become responsible for protecting the critical infrastructure of Abu Dhabi.

Emirati authorities, according to well-placed MEE sources who work closely with the companies involved, have contracted an Israeli-owned security firm to secure oil and gas installations in the UAE as well as to set up a globally unique civil surveillance network in Abu Dhabi that means “every person is monitored from the moment they leave their doorstep to the moment they return to it,” according to the source. Continue reading Falcon Eye: The Israeli-installed mass civil surveillance system of Abu Dhabi