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Deadly Trade: How European and Israeli weapons exports are accelerating violence in Mexico

November 24, 2020: 5pm Central Europe / 11am Eastern / 10am CDMX / 8am Pacific Weapons companies based in Europe and Israel exported more than 238,000 firearms to Mexico for use by police between 2006 and 2018, in addition to thousands of weapons for military use. Gun homicides and other violence by state forces and criminal organizations increased dramatically during this period, while policies in arms exporting countries that neglect or violate human rights have contributed to the violence. Activists and researchers from six countries will present a new report that draws on thousands of pages of receipts for weapons...

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