Tuesday , 6 December 2022

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Financial arrangements spanning Egypt, Saudi Arabia, UAE behind illicit antiquities smuggling trial

Senior officials and businesspeople from Egypt to Saudi Arabia and the Emirates were involved in financial deals that funded the illicit excavation and smuggling of over 200 archeological artifacts, according to court documents from a trial that began this year obtained by Mada Masr.

The Facebook Papers: Saudi and Egyptian companies involved in domestic worker trafficking network

In internal investigations last year, Facebook documented how its platforms were being used by a Saudi recruitment agency in collaboration with an Egyptian marketing company to facilitate a labor trafficking network in the Middle East that exploits women to work as maids, according to documents obtained by Mada Masr.