PEACE activists held a protest at Boeing offices in London last night to oppose the the US-based aerospace transnational’s involvement in arms sales to Saudi Arabia.
Campaign Against Arms Trade (CAAT) accused Boeing — whose 2016 revenues totalled $94.6 billion...
Wednesday 2nd Aug 2017
posted by Steve Sweeney in Britain
THE High Court will rule today on whether the government has broken the law by continuing to sell arms to Saudi Arabia.
The case is being brought by Campaign Against Arms Trade (CAAT), which says British fighter jets and bombs sent to the Gulf kingdom have been used in its bloody war...
Monday 10th Jul 2017
posted by Morning Star in Britain
TEN protesters were arrested yesterday after disrupting a military conference in Westminster addressed by Defence Secretary Michael Fallon.
Pacifist group the Peace Pledge Union (PPU) blocked entrances to Church House, next to Westminster Abbey, as Mr Fallon arrived, delaying his...
Thursday 29th Jun 2017
No matter how much damage Saudi Arabia’s new crown prince does, he can still count on Downing Street’s support, says ANDREW SMITH
Wednesday 28th Jun 2017
posted by Morning Star in Features
CAMPAIGNERS will target Britain’s biggest arms manufacturer today over its sale of weapons to Saudi Arabia.
BAE Systems, which makes fighter aircraft, warships and nuclear missile submarines, is supplying Saudi Arabia with combat aircraft being used in Saudi’s ongoing...
Saturday 3rd Jun 2017
posted by Peter Lazenby in Britain
Alliance leaders stand in silence as US president lectures them
Friday 26th May 2017
posted by Morning Star in World
ANTI-ARMS trade activists protested outside weapons manufacturer Lockheed Martin’s London HQ last night against its profiteering from “human catastrophe” in Yemen.
The arms giant produces many of the weapons and war machines sold by Britain and the US to Saudi Arabia,...
Friday 28th Apr 2017
SECRET British armed drone strikes may have contributed to thousands of civilian deaths in Iraq and Syria, a new report revealed yesterday.
Drone Wars UK has gathered information regarding British air strikes against Isis in Iraq and Syria and found that Britain had carried out 1,200...
Tuesday 28th Feb 2017
nvestigation opened into 257 humanitarian breaches in Yemen
Friday 24th Feb 2017
Court case to stop British weapons exports to Saudis begins
Wednesday 8th Feb 2017