SNP anti-war campaigners demand end to Scottish public funding of arms merchants
Anti-war campaigners demand Scottish diversification strategy
ANTI-WAR campaigners in the SNP have hit out at the Scottish Government as the row over public funding of the arms trade in Scotland escalates.
The debate kicked off after a special investigation by the Sunday Mail (19 August) uncovered Scottish Enterprise funding to Raytheon worth over £185,000 since 2014.
Anti-Arms Trade Fair event coming to Edinburgh
Event aims to highlight Scottish arms trade
ANTI-WAR campaigners will hold a protest in Edinburgh this weekend.
The Anti-Arms Trade Fair will take place at the Foot of the Mound on 16 April.
The event, held by the Campaign Against Arms Trade (CAAT), is a protest against Scottish-based companies involved with the bombing of Yemen and the occupation of Gaza.