Protest outside arms fair

Anti-war protesters have set up camp outside an arms fair, being held at London's ExCel centre.

The DSEI event is described as the world's largest fully integrated defence and security exhibition, with nearly 30,000 visitors and 1,500 exhibitors.

Tents have been erected outside the event. Credit: Simon Harris/ITN
Protesters have accused the arms fair of "warmongering". Credit: Simon Harris/ITN
Event organisers say that they respect the right to protest. Credit: ITN

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Firms ejected from arms fair

Two companies have been ejected from an arms fair in east London for promoting illegal torture weapons.