Image of seven people, three in front four in back, in front of a court building, holding placards mostly saying "Not Guilty", one also saying "#StopDSEI", another saying "The arms trade is global, so is our resistance, #StopDSEI". Woman at front on left wearing a Palestinian scarf, raising clenched fist and cheering. Court building behind them.


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A Summer of Arms Fair Resistance

Although arms fairs are likely to be reduced in (physical) size this year due to Covid, many are still expecting to take place, and so local resistance is building. If you would like to get involved with these campaigns, here is the information you need.

Image: Chris Howson @AJustChurch

Former Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson meeting Benjamin Netanyahu, Prime Minister of Israel in London, 6 June 2018 Press releases

CAAT call for investigation into if UK arms have been used in bombing of Gaza

UK has licensed £400 million worth of arms to Israel since 2015 UK arms implicated in previous atrocities against Palestine Campaign Against Arms Trade has called for the UK government to investigate if UK-made arms have been used in the ongoing bombardment of Gaza. This follows seven days of bombing, including the bombing

Image: Photo: Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office | Source: Flickr

Islam and the UK Arms Trade 

As Muslims observe the holy month of Ramadan, we increase our solidarity and empathy with Muslims across the globe, understanding the importance of community and our collective identity and struggle. The prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him) once said that the Muslim community is like a body. When one part of the body

Two trillion dollars for war

New SIPRI data shows world military expenditure surged during the pandemic in 2020 to nearly $2 trillion. UK military spending is also on the increase.

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