Five Activists Walk Straight into Faslane Nuclear Weapons Base
FASLANE, Scotland - This afternoon five peace activists from nonviolent direct
action group Trident Ploughshares walked unchallenged straight into Faslane naval base in Scotland,
the home of Britain ’s
nuclear-armed Trident submarines, making a mockery of security for Britain’s
“strategic nuclear deterrent.” The five are currently still inside the base.
The activists, one man and four women, released the
“We invite others to follow us through this gate to
restore humanitarian law.”
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