September 2015

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Sep
2015
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Save Hasankeyf, Stop the Ilısu dam

We are releasing this article on Sunday 20 September. There is a call for global actions to take place today against the Ilısu dam as part of World Hasankeyf Day:


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Sep
2015
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Arms fair's cyber security breached

 

Anarchists calling themselves the 'Information Liberation Front' (ILF) have leaked documents to the Indymedia UK website, which show that they were able to gain access to Hacking Team's company EZONE account on the DSEI arms fair's website and register a fake exhibitor at the fair. DSEI is one of the world's biggest arms fairs and is taking place in London's Docklands today. Hacking Team is a cyber surveillance company, which is exhibiting at the fair.


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Sep
2015
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As Turkey massacres Kurds, UK arms fair welcomes Turkish officials and military companies

A child in Cizre, shot as he went to buy bread

Title image: An injured child in Cizre, who was shot as he went to buy bread on Monday. Photo from JINHA Women's News Agency.

Right now in London, tanks, guns, drones and missiles are being transported to the EXCEL Centre in preparation for next week's DSEI Arms Fair - one of the biggest arms fairs in the world. Since Monday, protesters have been successfully blocking the vehicles that are transporting the weapons, and even gatecrashing the set-up inside the EXCEL building.