John Bolton to be target of citizen’s arrest at Hay Festival

And well he should be:

John Bolton, the former US ambassador to the United Nations, faces a citizen’s arrest when he addresses an audience at the Hay Festival in Wales this evening.

John Bolton was the US ambassador to the UN until January 2006
DAVID HOWELLS
John Bolton was the US ambassador to the UN until January 2006

George Monbiot, the journalist and activist, is planning the action because he believes Mr Bolton is a “war criminal”.

Update: Security guards help John Bolton make a swift exit

He said he was surprised that Mr Bolton would be allowed to “swim through the politest of polite soirees – which is of course Hay.”

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