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Stop Elbit victory: No arms company expansion in East Kent!

On 21 October, activists invaded the former Manston Airport, inĀ Kent, inĀ broad daylight and occupied the roof of the WW2 control tower. ArmsĀ company Instro Precision rents the top floor for R&D and customerĀ demonstrations, and it was seeking to expand by moving its wholeĀ operation to the airport from its current base in nearby Broadstairs.Ā Thanet District councillors were

Tara Tabassi gives a talk in front of a projected image of Urban Shielf weapons show Blogs

Stopping the War Business

This time last month we were taking action against one of the world's biggest arms fairs in London. This week, we are in South Korea getting ready for the International Aerospace & Defense Exhibition. Many of the same arms companies and military delegations, including the UK government's arms promotion's unit, will be

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Why CAAT is one of the groups standing ‘Together against Prevent’

The Network For Police Monitoring (Netpol) have launched a new way for opponents of Prevent, the governmentā€™s ā€˜anti-radicalisationā€™ programme, to make a public stand against its draconian surveillance methods, stigmatizationĀ of political dissent and disproportionate targeting of Muslim communities. CAAT is proud to be one of many organisationsĀ to join 'Together against Prevent' and

Norfolk CAAT protest outside their local arms company Blogs

Norfolk CAAT surprise their local arms company

Norfolk CAAT surprised their local arms dealers, MSI Defence, ahead of the companies attendance at the DSEI arms fair in London. Group member Jan explains how death came to be haunting a factory on the outskirts of Norwich.... Norfolk CAAT decided to do an action at MSI Defence because it is

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