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Peace Schools

Seven more schools to join network

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Welsh communities reject burial of nuclear waste

Consultation meeting cancelled because of planned protests

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Beyond nuclear to peace

Aberystwyth holds packed meeting US campaigner

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Defender detained

On 6 March, an Israeli military court extended for another six months the detention without charge of a Palestinian human rights defender.

Western Sahara

The government of Morocco will go a long way to prevent Westerners hearing criticism of its policies in Western Sahara, which it has illegally occupied since 1975.

Grow Heathrow

On 26 February, bailiffs seized buildings in the front half of Grow Heathrow, the squatted community garden in the village of Sipson.

Bike for Peace

On 27 February, Bike for Peace launched its 2019 ride from Westminster Hall in the houses of parliament, London.

Not proud of BAE

Over 200 people have signed a petition calling on Pride in Surrey to drop arms manufacturer BAE Systems as a sponsor of its 10 August parade in Woking.

Free Diego Garcia

Britain must hand the Chagos Islands in the Indian Ocean back to Mauritius – and that includes the largest island, Diego Garcia, where the US has built a massive military base.

Stop the bulldozers

Campaigners block JCB headquarters

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