Peter Harrison

Peter Harrison

Peter Harrison is a British photojournalist whose career spans three decades, working for print, digital and broadcast media in the UK and the UAE. He's covered a broad spectrum of subjects, from health issues and farming in England, to the refugee crisis in Lebanon and the war in Afghanistan. He is a former senior editor with Al Arabiya English and tweets @PhotoPJHarrison.

Apple finally opens the doors to its first Middle East store

Meet the welcoming party at Dubai’s new Apple store in Mall of the Emirates - a mall that has previously always been known for its vast indoor ski slope. But on Thursday the mall made retail......

UK comes under fire from rights group for stance on Syrian refugees

Human Rights Watch says the UK could do more to help the Syrian refugee crisis and supports the call by 84 bishops to take more people...

Muslim groups welcome new rules on reporting UK hate crime

Prime Minister David Cameron said all police forces will separately record data on crimes against Muslims...

British ambassador: Afghanistan is improving slowly, but it’s improving

Ambassador Karen Pierce says Afghanistan is seeing very slow growth, but growth nonetheless...

Mideast mobile use still growing as Google launches data service

The Internet giant believes that by providing this platform of free data and information, that consumer can be better served...

UK Labour leadership race: Should the Middle East care?

The UK's Labour Party is currently voting for a new leader, but should the Middle East care who wins? ...

UAE supermarkets: Little impact from fuel price deregulation

At midnight on Saturday, fuel prices will be deregulated in the United Arab Emirates, and the cost of a liter of petrol will increase...

Sceptics fear Iran deal will destabilize MENA relations for Britain

Right-wing British think tank believes the nuclear deal with Iran could have a destabilizing effect on MENA countries...