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If you’re one of the few people who keeps a regular eye on my blog (and if so, you’re much appreciated!), you’ll have noticed that I haven’t posted anything here for several weeks.
Five Christians are to face trial after peacefully blocking one of the entrances to the London arms fair earlier this week.
While Anglican priests have been prominent among those opposing the DSEi arms fair in London this week (9-14 September 2013), the largest of its kind in the world, the official silence from the Church of England has been deafening.
London Mayor Boris Johnson has been roundly condemned for his "feeble" defence of London hosting an arms fair peddling weapons to dictators.
Five Christians have been arrested for successfully blockading the Custom House entrance in London at an arms fair supplying weapons to repressive regimes.
Christians have taken part in prayers and worship on the road to a London arms fair, despite attempts by police to stop the act of witness going ahead.
Protesters against the arms trade have partially blockaded a UK military fair which is hosting the armers of Syria's Assad regime, among others known for gross violations of human rights.
A group of Christians, including three priests, will hold an exorcism ceremony at the site of the London arms fair to pray for an end to the "demonic" arms trade.
The UK government is condemning violence in Syria, days before inviting other brutal dictators to shop for weapons at a massive arms fair.
There are people who could be very confused by the UK government's support for human rights in Syria.