Round up: an amazing week of action to challenge the arms fair!September 17, 2015
This September saw daily blockades and creative protest by a wide range of groups to try and stop one of the world’s biggest arms fairs from taking place in East London.
Read reports on actions taken so far below:
- Monday 7 September: Day 1: week of action launched with a blockade!
- Tuesday 8 September: Day 2: armoured vehicles turned away by ‘No Faith in War’
- Wednesday 9 September: Day 3: Wind not Weapons
- Thursday 10 September: Day 4: Conference at the Gates
- Friday 11 September: Day 5: Freedom of movement for people NOT weapons
- Saturday 12 September: Arms fair blocked! Report on the big day of action
Although DSEI is over for this year, the campaign against the arms fair continues. Check the events page for upcoming actions and events.