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Chris Doyle

Chris Doyle is director of the London-based Council for Arab-British Understanding (CAABU). He has worked with the council since 1993 after graduating with a first class honors degree in Arabic and Islamic Studies at Exeter University. He has organized and accompanied numerous British parliamentary delegations to Arab countries.

Twitter: @Doylech

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UK’s Rwanda scheme is political theater at its worst

At first, 130 people were notified they could be on the June 14 flight. Then it went down to 37, then 11 and, finally, it was empty. Was this the most notorious non-flight in recent British history, a waste of £500,000 ($611,000)?

June 20, 2022

Gaza’s 15 years of horror under crushing Israeli blockade

Who would have imagined that the Israeli blockade of the Gaza Strip that started 15 years ago this month would not only still be in place today, but even reinforced? That is the scenario for this tiny strip of land that now has a population of about 2.3 million.

June 13, 2022