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Lives and trade union activities at risk in Sri Lanka: Intimidation and threats of abduction

6 March 2007 - 5:56pm

On 6 February 2007, three men - including a railway trade union activist and a journalist - were arrested days prior to a planned strike.

Agrexco-Carmel demonstration

10 February 2007 - 3:30pm

 

10 February 2007: Agrexco-Carmel depot, Middlesex

Agrexco, known under the brand name of Carmel in the UK, is Israel's largest exporter of fresh agricultural produce.

The UK market accounts for 60% of all Israeli vegetable exports, and there has been a dramatic increase in British sales over the past few years.

Agrexco-Carmel demonstration 2

British MPs issue sanctions call on Israel

30 January 2007 - 2:58pm

The UK parliament's International Development Committee calls on the British government to press for sanctions against Israel over its treatment of the Palestinian people, in a new report published today.

Stores probe shows need for law

23 January 2007 - 6:13pm

The charity War on Want today pressed the British government to regulate how supermarkets treat overseas suppliers after a new report from the Competition Commission failed to address this issue.

Stars bid for MidEast peace

18 January 2007 - 4:34pm

First broad-based coalition opens new campaign

Tuesday, 30 January 2007, 11.00 am Wilson Room, Portcullis House, Victoria Embankment, London SW1A 2LW

UK firms 'exploiting Bangladesh'

8 December 2006 - 12:00am

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