UK ‘complicit’ in suppression of pro-democracy demonstrations in Oman, say campaigners

UK ‘complicit’ in suppression of pro-democracy demonstrations in Oman, say campaigners

The UK has been implicated in the suppression of Omani pro-democracy protesters after photos revealed British-made tear gas being employed by police, campaigners have said. Continue reading UK ‘complicit’ in suppression of pro-democracy demonstrations in Oman, say campaigners

‘We’ve always been used to people attacking us in the streets, but we never thought it would be state sanctioned’ – Campaigner fears policing bill outlaws Traveller communities

‘We’ve always been used to people attacking us in the streets, but we never thought it would be state sanctioned’ – Campaigner fears policing bill outlaws Traveller communities

The bill sparked protests across the UK and will ‘widen the range of conditions that the police can impose’ on protests according to a government policy paper. Continue reading ‘We’ve always been used to people attacking us in the streets, but we never thought it would be state sanctioned’ – Campaigner fears policing bill outlaws Traveller communities