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Posted on the 2nd July 2019
Animal Aid has discovered further terrible ways in which animals are made to suffer at Porton Down, the secret government laboratory.
Using the Freedom of Information Act, we obtained the minutes of internal meetings which contained summaries of some of the experiments being conducted there. They have shown how:
Animal Aid is calling for an immediate ban on all warfare experiments on animals. Says Jessamy Korotoga, Campaign Manager:
‘Animal experiments do not generate data which can be reliably translated to humans, so they are scientifically flawed. Adding to this the immoral act of exposing animals to compounds and weapons which have been specifically designed to harm and kill humans, warfare experiments are clearly indefensible. Animal Aid, its supporters and many parliamentarians want to see a ban on warfare experiments on animals immediately.’
There is currently an Early Day Motion (EDM) in Parliament which not only outlines the horrors of warfare experiments on animals, but also calls for a ban on the practice.Contact your MP today to ask them to sign EDM 291