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'UK firm helps Israel kill Palestinians'

Protesters slam UK firm over profiting from Israeli war crimes

Press TV – April 9, 2016

Scores of pro-Palestinian activists in the UK have demonstrated outside the headquarters of an arms manufacturing company, accusing it of benefiting from Israel’s deadly crackdown against Palestinians.

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Israel

US & Israeli arms companies bag £500m UK military contract

RT | February 2, 2016

Israeli arms company Elbit Systems and US military contractor Kellogg, Brown and Root (KBR) have won a £500-million contract to provide aircraft training for the UK military.

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United States

Watchkeeper Update

News this month that the French government has decided against purchasing the Watchkeeper drone came as no surprise to anyone following the development of the Watchkeeper project over the past few years. 659 more words

United Kingdom

Another £20 million Watchkeeper civilian-airspace-compliant drone crashes.

A Watchkeeper drone crashed on Salisbury Plain in Southwestern England this week. The medium altitude, long endurance drone was adapted from the Israeli Hermes 450… 122 more words

Drones

High Court lifts ban on protests at Israeli drone factory

A UK arms factory was recently occupied by nine British activists in protest against the company’s alleged complicity in Israel’s Operation Protective Edge
RT | October 30, 2015…
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Ethnic Cleansing, Racism, Zionism

Double blow for Israeli-owned arms company

Kent-based Israeli-owned Instro Precision was occupied for a third time on Wednesday by protesters – and then saw its expansion plans thwarted that evening by Thanet councillors. 176 more words

Palestine Solidarity

Let Thanet Council know what you think about Instro

Instro Precision, one of Elbit System’s UK subsidiaries, is planning to expand. They’re big and bad enough already: we need to stop them. Please email Thanet Councillors to register your concern. 343 more words

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