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Company response
26 July 2018

Thales responded

Author: Thales

Thales is very concerned by the protection of Human Right. Moreover, Thales fully complies with the French, European and US regulations on export control. The Group fully supports the UN Arms Trade Treaty. All these regulations include the Human Right...

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Company response
25 July 2018

Airbus responded

Author: Julie Kitcher, Airbus

... Airbus offers a wide portfolio of satellite capabilities and services to governments and institutions... These include Egypt's Nilesat and Algeria's ALSAT 2A, which has spent more than five years in orbit. Airbus works together with states,...

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Company non-response
23 July 2018

Dassault Aviation did not respond

Business & Human Rights Resource Centre invited Dassault Aviation to respond to allegations of human rights abuse relating to its sales to the Egypitan government. Dassault Aviation did not respond.

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Company non-response
23 July 2018

Manurhin did not respond

Business & Human Rights Resource Centre invited Manurhin to respond to allegations of human rights abuse relating to its sales to the Egypitan government. Manurhin did not respond.

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Company non-response
23 July 2018

MBDA did not respond

Business & Human Rights Resource Centre invited MBDA to respond to allegations of human rights abuse relating to its sales to the Egypitan government. MBDA did not respond.

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Company non-response
23 July 2018

Naval Group did not respond

Business & Human Rights Resource Centre invited Naval Group to respond to allegations of human rights abuse relating to its sales to the Egypitan government. Naval Group did not respond.

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Story
23 July 2018

NGOs accuse French companies of contributing to state repression in Egypt, mixed response from companies

In July 2018, a group of international, French, and Egyptian NGOs published a report accusing several French companies of profiting from Egypt's military crackdown on dissent. According to the report, these companies have "participated in the bloody...

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Company non-response
23 July 2018

Safran did not respond

Business & Human Rights Resource Centre invited Safran to respond to allegations of human rights abuse relating to its sales to the Egypitan government. Safran did not respond.

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Story
19 July 2018

Google introduces 'Artificial Intelligence principles' that prohibit its use in weapons & human rights abuses

In March 2018, Google announced that it had partnered with the Pentagon on an initiative known as "Project Maven" to help it analyze and interpret drone videos via artificial intelligence. In response, over 4,000 Google employees signed a letter calli...

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Article
18 July 2018

Global AI Experts sign agreement aimed at avoiding dangers of artificial intelligence

Author: CommonDreams

"World's Artificial Intelligence Experts Sign Pledge Aimed at Averting 'Dystopian Future With Robots Flying Around Killing Everybody'"...

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