UK Smash EDO Newswire Archive
17-01-2010 13:09see www.smashedo.org.uk/remember-gaza.htm
16-01-2010 15:48Our comrades at SMASH EDO have announced the location of their Remember Gaza demo... plus, Gaza convoy finally allowed in after being held at port and attacked by Egyptian police, legal observer arrested at Smash EDO Carnival Against the Arms Trade finally overturns charges, European Court rules Section 44 stop 'n search illegal, the Christmas period has seen no let up for migrants in the squats and camps of Calais, and more...
14-01-2010 11:27For three weeks in January 2009, the bombs rained down on Gaza. At the end of Israel's brutal bombing campaign and ground offensive over 1400 Palestinians had been murdered, including 314 children.
Here in Brighton EDO MBM/ITT manufacture some of the weapons components that devastated so many lives. All over the world thousands of people watched appalled at the carnage on the streets of Gaza. Thousands marched and raged at the destruction of peoples' homes and lives. On January 18th 2010, the anniversary of the final day of Operation Cast Lead, we will come together to remember the people of Gaza.
We will not allow those who supported their pain and profited from their suffering to go unchallenged. We will not let this genocide be forgotten. On the first anniversary after their deaths, we will rise up. We will take to the streets. We will remember...
14-01-2010 11:02Smash EDO Press Release
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Thursday 14th January 2010
Contact Chloe Marsh or Andrew Beckett on 07754135290 or email
08-01-2010 16:15Cambridge Anarchists will be showing the film "On the Verge" about Smash EDO on Sunday 10th Jan. at the Cafe Project, Jesus Lane.
05-01-2010 21:37With just under two weeks to go to Smash EDO's Remember Gaza mass event this is a short message to keep you all in the loop.
04-01-2010 22:10There has been a global call for action from the international Palestine solidarity movement for December 27th - January 18th, the anniversary of the Israeli massacre in Gaza, In the run up to Smash EDO's Remember Gaza mass demonstration on the 18th Jan why not target Barclays Bank, read on to find out why...
03-01-2010 09:59Come and raise some money for Smash EDO by having a lovely roast!
29-12-2009 21:24Bickering has already started amongst readers of the local Brighton paper The Argus about the Smash EDO January 18th Remeber Gaza demo.
23-12-2009 15:01It is now less than a month to Smash EDO's Remember Gaza event. Make sure that you stay updated!
23-12-2009 01:14The 18th December marks 11 months on remand for EDO Decommissioner Elijah (James) Smith. That’s 11 months locked away in a shitty little cell, deprived of all his freedom, and without any opportunity to argue his case in court. 11 months in prison without actually being found guilty of anything.
17-12-2009 20:25We are aware that most things tend to take a bit of a break around xmas, but this year the holidays are also the anniversary of the horrific massacres that took place in Gaza from the 27th of December 2008. Predictably, Smash EDO have a few things coming up...
17-12-2009 20:07ITT who own Brighton bomb parts maker EDO MBM almost got bombed themselves back in April this year by one of their own employees.
The evacuation caused by the threat allegedly cost ITT nearly $300,000 in lost revenue.
16-12-2009 10:23Join us up at EDO for the last noise demo of the year, today between 4-6pm.
on Tuesday 15 December at around 4.15 in the afternoon, a picket was held outside Barclays bank in Gravesend, Kent as part of the Smash EDO Campaign of targeting Barclays banks over their investments in the arms industry.