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Deadly Investments

July 2017

This report reveals business dealings between some of the UK's best known banks and financial institutions, and 19 companies known to supply the Israeli military and government with weapons and technology used in the militarised repression of Palestinians, including war crimes. UK banks and financial institutions facilitate and profit from Israel's militarism, making them complicit in Israel's crimes against the Palestinian people.

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HSBC faces protests at AGM over investments in arms companies supplying Israeli government

24 April 2018 - 2:45pm

Campaign groups demand bank divest from companies they say supply arms used for violence against Palestinians, writes Ben Chapman for the Independent

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