Targeting of the United Nations' human rights investigator in Yemen
Date of report
  • December 2021
  • Believed to be the work of the Saudi Arabian government.
Saudi Arabia was accused of using Pegasus spyware to break into the mobile phone of Kamel Jendoubi, the lead investigator for the United Nations examining allegations of war crimes in Yemen’s ongoing civil war. 
Suspected victims
  • Kamel Jendoubi
Suspected state sponsor
  • Saudi Arabia
Type of incident
  • Espionage
Target category
  • Civil society