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Does UK’s lucrative arms trade come at the cost of political repression?

Exports to repressive regimes are under scrutiny in the high court, raising doubts about claims they are tightly controlled. Yemeni rescue workers in the rubble of a funeral hall following airstrikes by the Saudi-led coalition on Sanaa. Photograph: Mohammed Huwais/AFP/Getty … Continue reading

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We all live with no submarines – UK Navy fleet is ‘out of action’

The Royal Navy’s ENTIRE fleet of attack submarines is out of action — and Theresa May doesn’t know because ‘chiefs fear reaction’ The Vanguard nuclear deterrent subs at Faslane remain operational All seven nuclear subs are currently listed as non-operational … Continue reading

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On 7 February, UK government taken to High Court over illegal arms sales to Saudi Arabia

Judicial review On 7 February, we’re taking the UK government to the High Court! For nearly two years the government has refused to stop its immoral and illegal arms sales to Saudi Arabia – despite overwhelming evidence that UK weapons … Continue reading

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Whistleblower claims cover-up on multiple failures of Trident

TRIDENT has been “blighted” by problems with navigation for years, according to new reports. William McNeilly claims he has witnessed four failures of Trident weapons system Photograph: PA Documents from the US Department of Defense show officials have had to … Continue reading

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Tory silence ‘chilling’ as American lifts lid on failed Trident test

Theresa May and her Defence Secretary Michael Fallon’s silence on Trident was condemned as “chilling” yesterday after their bid to keep MPs in the dark about a failed Trident missile test was torpedoed by a US official who gave details … Continue reading

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Raytheon linked to another alleged war crime in Yemen – 31 dead

A US arms giant with a factory in Fife producing laser guided systems for smart bombs has been linked to another alleged war crime in Yemen. A new report by Human Rights Watch says that an airstrike in September that … Continue reading

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If EU leaders can be so wrong on Russia & Syria, no wonder the bloc is in crisis

German, British and French leaders were among the most hawkish voices at the EU leaders’ summit in Brussels this week, denouncing what they claimed were Russian “war crimes” in Syria and calling for additional economic sanctions on both Moscow and … Continue reading

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A Ban is Coming

Despite the best efforts of Theresa to renew Trident, no questions asked, the world is preparing to ensure that events will overtake her preparedness to press the nuclear button. As she commits the UK (including Scotland) to austerity, unpredictable expenditure … Continue reading

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Theresa May confirms she is prepared to kill 100,000 men, women and children in a nuclear strike

Theresa May vowed to pull the trigger and launch Trident if it came to it as she accused Labour of ‘defending the country’s enemies’ Theresa May said there was no option other than to say she’d pull the trigger It … Continue reading

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