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At Last, a Western Country Stands Up to Saudi Arabia on Human Rights
World  (tags: Sweden, Saudi Arabia, palestine, middle-east, arms sales )

Lynn
- 107 days ago - washingtonpost.com
Saudi Arabia bought some $39 million in Swedish military equipment last year alone. The kingdom recently became the world's biggest arms importer; it's Sweden's third-largest non-Western customer for weapons.
World Must Suspend Arms Sales to Protect Civilians as Gaza Violence Escalates Again
World  (tags: Israel, Gaza, Conflict, Palestinians, Hamas, Violence, Arms Sales, OXFAM )

Brian
- 309 days ago - commondreams.org
"After ceasefire talks collapsed and violence erupted yet again, Oxfam today called on all states to immediately suspend transfers of arms or ammunition to Israel and any Palestinian armed group while there is serious risk that they could be used to..."
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell India and US - Stop Syria's Death Dealer
World  (tags: world, politics, humanrights, arms sales, Russia, India, US, merchants of death, death, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', government, ethics )

Cal
- 1119 days ago - avaaz.org
India and the US are key clients to Syria's main weapons supplier -- the state-owned Russian company Rosoboronexport. If we can get the two countries to threaten to halt all deals unless the Russians stop supporting Syria's murder machine, the arms dealer
Russian, Chinese Arms Fuel Conflict in Sudan, Says Amnesty
World  (tags: world, South Sudan, death, conflict, arms sales, Russia, china, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', ethics, politics, africa, violence, society, news )

Cal
- 1238 days ago - ipsnews.net
London-based Amnesty International (AI) said weapons sales by China and Russia, including ammunition, helicopter gunships, attack aircraft, air-to-ground rockets and armoured vehicles, have resulted in serious human rights violations in Darfur, Sudan.
Stop China's Sale of Arms to Sudan PETITION
World  (tags: war, terrorism, China, Sudan, Darfur, violence, arms sales, human rights )

Lauren
- 2667 days ago - action.humanrightsfirst.org
In the lead up to the Summer Olympic Games in Beijing, Human Rights First has launched the "Made in China" campaign. With your help, we will pressure China to stop its arms sales to Sudan.
   

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