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Don't Bomb Syria!

Pictures from 3 demos against UK airstrikes on Syria and further information and actions you can take.

2 December Syria Vote: die-in outside Parliament

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A die-in

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A minute's silence after the vote is announced

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Advert for an arms company on the Underground

 

 

1 December protest, Parliament Square, London

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A Peacestrike demo outside the Houses of Parliament all day.

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A large crowd gathers at Downing Street

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Letters are delivered to Conservative and Labour HQ

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Many stay into the evening

 

 

28 December national demo, London

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Thousands march to Whitehall

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actor Mark Rylance

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and journalist and author Owen Jones

 

Selected info & resources

Stop the War analysis and actions

Women in Black calls on the UK government to use diplomacy, discussion, economic sanctions and strategies, NOT BOMBS on Syria. Download the leaflet and send to the Prime Minister

Veterans for Peace: 'Don't Bomb Syria'

Planet Syria: nonviolent activists in Syria call for solidarity to stop the violence and extremism

A message from Voices for Creative Nonviolence in Kabul, Afghanistan: Don't bomb Syria