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Western Sahara

British companies are involved in the illegal exploitation of phosphate from Western Sahara, a new report has revealed.

Treaty treats

27 more countries need to ratify the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons (TPNW) for it to come into force.

Springfield sprung

Over 50 people wore nuclear waste barrel costumes to protest outside the Springfields nuclear fuel manufacturing plant near Preston, Lancashire, on 27 April.

Support the Cowley

On 31 May, Brighton’s Cowley Club launched a £10,000 appeal to repair its roof. The Club is a volunteer-run social centre on London Road.

Free Palestine

Two Palestinians were on indefinite hunger strikes in Israeli prisons at the time of going to press.

CO Day

War refusers receive messages of support


Extinction Rebellion in court

74 charged and counting


Protesters block public and private land – at the same time

'Farcical' prosecution of ant-nuke campaigners


Unions and NGOs block Saudi arms ship

Italian dock workers and French human rights groups take anti-war action


The US attacks press freedom, threatens Julian Assange and jails Chelsea Manning again

Assange faces 175 years in prison as Manning reimprisoned