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Let’s meet again

A new peace movement direct action affinity group has been set up in London.

100 arrests at arms fair

Campaigners blocked the set-up of the London DSEI weapons fest

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Spy Cops: Police drag out inquiry

Evidence to Pichford inquiry unlikely to be heard until mid-2019

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Great Get Together in memory of Jo Cox

Aberystwyth remembers murdered MP

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Minority report

Gathering considers Brexit impact on UK Celtic languages

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Fun day out for the family?

Tony Young visits Wales' 'National Air Show'

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Côr Gobaith sing out: ‘Stop arming Israel!’

Radical choir targets HSBC on day of action

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Western Sahara

On 13 July, the occupied people of Western Sahara won a major victory when the Moroccan state company OCP dropped its claim to 55,000 tonnes of phosphate rock mined in the territory.

Nepal votes

Every issue, PN checks in on the Nepali peace process, which has been staggering on since the end of the 10-year civil war (1996–2006).

Let’s not have a trial

On 14 July, the high court in London overturned the acquittal of eight anti-militarists for disrupting the set-up of the DSEI arms fair in East London in September 2015.