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#Oregon Protesters Occupy Offices of Israel-affiliated Prison Firm G4S

  Friday August 22, 2014 10:16 by Celine Hagbard – IMEMC News A group of Palestine supporters occupied the office of the prison and security contracting firm in Portland Oregon on Thursday afternoon, calling on the company to end its affiliation with the Israeli prison system – a system which brutalizes inmates, imprisons children in […]

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The @BBC urged not to award security contract to G4S

PressTV | Sun Sep 1, 2013 8:16AM GMT British group the Palestine Solidarity Campaign is calling on the BBC not to award an £80 million security contract to G4S security company over its involvement in human rights abuses of Palestinians in the Israeli regime’s jails. The BBC announced earlier this year that it is putting […]

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G4S Annual General Meeting Dominated by Controversy Over Israeli Prison Contracts

Friday June 07, 2013 21:51 by Palestine News Network G4S’ involvement in the detention of Palestinian children in Israeli jails dominated the company’s Annual General Meeting (AGM) on Thursday 6th June, overshadowing all other business, including last year’s Olympic security fiasco, said Palestinian Solidarity Campaign (PSC) in a press release. The AGM was also interrupted […]

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Arab countries employ Israeli regime’s secret battalions such as G4S

A British-based anti-Zionism campaign group has slammed Arab countries for employing alien security companies such as G4S, describing them as secret battalions and trained spies of the Zionist regime. PressTV | April 21, 2013 “Employing such companies is not only considered as a way of normalization of ties with the Zionist regime, but it is […]

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Moroccan human rights organisations demand dismissal of “G4S”

MEMO | April 18, 2013 Moroccan human rights organisations and associations have demanded the dismissal of the Israeli company, “G4S”, from Morocco stating that they intend to call on representative institutions and official bodies to take the necessary measures to prevent certain parties and their partners that have carried out war crimes and crimes against […]

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Russell Tribunal accuses Israel of apartheid violations

MEMO | March 18, 2013 The Russell Tribunal on Palestine (RToP) demanded on Sunday that the ICC investigate crimes against humanity being committed by Israel in the Palestinian occupied territories. The Russell Tribunal on Palestine, which was created in 2009 to look into the various accountabilities that have led to the continued occupation of the […]

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Vigil to be held against G4S complicity in torture of Palestinians

LIVE BLOG ABOUT THE DEATH OF ARAFAT JARADAT UK activists are to protest against G4S company’s complicity in torture of Palestinians in London on March 15, 2013. PressTV | Wed Mar 13, 2013 9:3AM GMT British campaigners are to stage a protest outside the London headquarter of private security company, G4S, over its role in […]

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British activists censure G4S role in torture of Palestinians

Human rights activists protest at G4S firm’s role in human rights abuses outside London Stock Exchange on June 7, 2012. PRESSTV |  Sat Feb 2, 2013 4:48PM GMT   British activists have staged a protest outside the London headquarters of security company G4S over its complicity in the illegal detention and torture of Palestinian children […]

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#GazaUnderAttack | VIDEO | Palestine Activism in the UK

Nov 28, 2012 by TheRealNews Across Britain growing numbers of people are acting in solidarity with Palestinians #GazaUnderAttack | NOV 21, 2012 | LIVE BLOG #GazaUnderAttack | NOV 20, 2012 | LIVE BLOG #GazaUnderAttack | NOV 19, 2012 | LIVE BLOG #GazaUnderAttack | NOV 18, 2012 | LIVE BLOG #GazaUnderAttack | NOV 17, 2012 | […]

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London Olympics security firm G4S helps Israel abuse Palestinian children in solitary confinement

Electronic Intifada Adri Nieuwhof on Sun, 07/22/2012 – 16:32 G4S, the firm at the center of the debacle over security for the London 2012 Olympics, is helping Israel secure facilities where Palestinian children are imprisoned and severly abused. Defence for Children-Palestine (DCI-Palestine) has released an urgent appeal to end the practice of holding Palestinian children […]

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Palestine solidarity activists censure G4S in London

PressTV | Mon Jun 11, 2012 4:29PM GMT Palestine solidarity activists have staged a protest outside the annual general meeting of G4S, the massive British-Danish private security company that heavily invests in occupied Palestinian territories and its colonial West Bank settlements. The activists joined anti-deportation and anti-austerity groups for a noisy demonstration outside the annual […]

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ei: Security firm G4S partly withdraws from W. Bank

Adri Nieuwhof, The Electronic Intifada, 18 March 2011 Qalandia checkpoint between Jerusalem and Ramallah. (Oren Ziv/Activestills.org) Danish-British security firm G4S recently stated its intention to withdraw from some of its contracts with Israeli companies in the occupied West Bank. However, the company intends to maintain its “security services” to illegal settlements in the West Bank […]

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ei: Security firm G4S confirms involvement in Israel’s occupation

Adri Nieuwhof, The Electronic Intifada, 7 January 2011 The Danish-British security firm G4S recently confirmed in a letter its involvement in the Israeli occupation and violations of international law — reported on last month by The Electronic Intifada. After the publication of The Electronic Intifada’s report on 15 December 2010, the Business & Human Rights […]

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