By Peter Lazenby in Britain:
Anti-arms activists target BAE Systems
Saturday 3rd June 2017
BAE Systems, which makes fighter aircraft, warships and nuclear missile submarines, is supplying Saudi Arabia with combat aircraft being used in Saudi’s ongoing attacks on neighbouring Yemen, where huge oil reserves have been discovered.
London CAAT member Wendy Horler said: “BAE Systems profits from death and destruction around the world.
“The company says it won’t make political judgements about its buyers, but that means turning a blind eye to terrible abuses being carried out every day.
“It’s a company that routinely puts profits ahead of human rights and shows a callous disregard for the people on the end of their devastating weapons.
Bombs bring peace, [BAE] arms dealer tells shareholders: here.
BAE Systems’ bloodthirsty trade is rooted in imperialism: here.