As comrades in Australia have demonstrated, it is possible to shut down an arms fair, but only with sufficient numbers of people prepared to seriously disrupt their setup.
The world’s largest arms fair, DSEI returns to London’s Excel centre this September. Occupy The Arms Fair will be joining a massive coalition of civil society for a week of action designed to shut it down.
A vicar’s daughter should know better. #StopDSEI
Trading arms with Israel makes the UK complicit in Israel’s continuing violations of human rights and international law.
Join Occupy The Arms Fair‘s direct action camp to #StopDSEI, the world’s largest arms fair. 4th-11th September 2017, Excel Centre, London docklands.
The world’s largest arms fair, DSEI have set up shop at London’s Excel centre every two years since 2001. Deals are struck at DSEI which destroy the lives of entire civilian populations.
Since 2010, The UK Government has sold arms to 39 of the 51 countries ranked “not free” by Freedom House, and 22 of the 30 countries on their own human rights watch list.
3 year old Aylan Kurdi was just one of thousands of refugee kids killed while fleeing weapons which are free to cross borders.
Sincere thanks to all the MPs involved, even the Tories and Blairites.
Join Occupy The Arms Fair’s direct action camp to #StopDSEI, 4th-12th September 2017 #olsx