Activists on trial for trying to stop DSEIApril 13, 2016
Eight people are on trial this week (11-15 April) for trying to stop one of the world’s biggest arms fairs. The trial is taking place at Stratford Magistrates Court from 10am each day and anyone can watch the trial from the public gallery. Join and share the Facebook event for updates and follow #StopDSEI.
Media coverage of the trial so far:
- Activists will argue they obstructed London Arms Fair to ‘prevent greater crimes’ (Guardian)
- Peace activist ‘tried to uphold rule of law’ by obstructing arms fair (Guardian)
- Activists on trial for trying to block London arms Fair (One World)
- ‘Arrest arms dealers, not peace campaigners!’ 8 on trial over weapons fair protest (RT)