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Stop Arming Saudi: decision time

This Thursday Campaign Against Arms Trade will be in the High Court challenging the Governmentā€™s decision to keep arming Saudi Arabia. The hearing will determineĀ if a judicial review will be granted to consider whether UK arms sales to Saudi are in violation of domestic and European arms export law.

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Resisting police militarisation: shut down ‘Security and Policing’

Activists from several groups including the Network for Police Monitoring, Global Justice Now, Lesbians and Gays Support the Migrants, London Mexico Solidarity, London Campaign Against Arms Trade and Stop the Arms Fair protested outside the Home Office to call for an end to the 'Security and Policing' arms fair.

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Arms dealers feast while Yemen starves

A few hours after the International Development Committee called for a suspension of arms sales to Saudi, the arms industry body (ADS) was praising defence minister Michael Fallon for his ā€œtremendous supportā€ at its Ā£250/a head annual dinner at the Hilton.

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