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AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL VS. BORIS JOHNSON

“I’m not going to hide my concerns about this.”@JRug asked Foreign Secretary @BorisJohnson about British arms exports to Saudi Arabia. pic.twitter.com/Cg1ymzWJo9

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UK

UK government refusing MPs a vote on Saudi arms sales

Published on Sep 15, 2016

The British government is reportedly refusing to give lawmakers the chance to vote on the controversial issue of arms sales to Saudi Arabia. 137 more words

AngloZionist Empire

SELECTMEN NEWS: Textron To Stop Building Cluster Bombs In Wilmington

WILMINGTON, MA — At Monday’s meeting, the Wilmington Board of Selectmen received a letter from Brian Sinkiewicz, Senior Vice President & General Manager at Textron System Corporation, announcing this his company recently decided to wind down the manufacturing and sale of its Sensor Fuzed Weapon product line. 205 more words

Government

Cluster bombs: cleaning up Laos while contaminating Yemen

US President Barack Obama’s recent pledge during the East Asia Summit to double spending on the cleanup of unexploded cluster bombs in Laos is welcome, but far more needs to be done. 458 more words

Liberals, like Tories before them, won't amend cluster bomb treaty loophole

OTTAWA – The Trudeau Liberals are facing criticism at home and abroad for not closing a controversial legal loophole that allows the Canadian Forces to operate alongside allies, such as the United States, which use cluster bombs. 722 more words

Canada

Clearing bombs, clearing Kiwisaver

A couple of things came up yesterday related to bombs – the Police have indicated there is no evidence indicating that Kiwisaver funds illegally invested in arms manufacturers. 527 more words

General

Grassroots Campaign Has Made Cluster Bombs Unprofitable

On Tuesday, Textron — the last U.S. weapons company making cluster bombs, a deadly indiscriminate weapon that’s made headlines in the past year for killing and maiming hundreds of civilians in Yemen’s civil war — … 570 more words

Peace Action