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Arms trade

Anti-militarist Pride?

On 23 October, the organisers of the Pride in London parade launched a wide-ranging consultation on the future of the LGBT+ event.

Stopped!

A major arms fair has been cancelled in New Zealand.

It was announced on 30 September that the annual Defence, Industry, and National Security Forum would not be held in 2019.

Government breaks court order over Yemen

More licences granted for military equipment to Saudi-led coalition

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Irresponsibility

Some of the most influential professional engineering and science organisations (PESOs) in the UK have promoted fossil fuel and arms companies to schoolchildren – without discussing the ethical iss

Money, money, money

The Metropolitan police more than doubled their spending on policing the protests against the DSEI arms fair in East London, a Freedom of Information request has revealed.

Wales’ worst warmonger?

Gwynedd Council has £100m invested in arms, Freedom of Information Act request reveals

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Over 100 arrests in the run-up to DSEI

Hundreds block arms fair for nine hours on'No Faith in War Day'

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No to artwashing

On 10 July, street art collective Protest Stencil withdrew from a Science Museum exhibition after finding that the top sponsor of the ‘Top Secret’ event was the arms manufacturer Raytheon.

Elbit protests

On 1 July, three activists from Manchester Palestine Action began a three-day rooftop occupation of a Israeli-owned arms factory, the five-storey-high Elbit Ferranti building in Oldham.

Paris arms fair: 50 arrests

French arms dealers responsible for civilian deaths in Yemen

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