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The sinister side of London

Walk throws spotlight on London arms dealers

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Treaty stalls

The rate of ratifications of the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons (TPNW) has slowed dramatically.

Carbon bootprint

The British military emits more carbon than the whole of Iceland. The annual emissions from the ministry of defence are equivalent to 3.2 million tonnes of CO2.

Proud battles

In Turkey, hundreds gathered with rainbow flags in Istanbul on 30 June despite the Pride march being banned (for the fifth year running).

Trump and Bolton are breaking what nuclear order there is

International peace movements must defend treaties restrain production, deployment and potential use of nuclear weapons

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Councils say no to nuclear waste dumps

Move to ban dumping contaminated sediment in sea off Cardiff Bay narrowly defeated

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Kurdish man in critical state

300 in hunger strike over Turkish state’s treatment of Kurdish leader

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Climate: Wales must do better

Actions take place across Wales

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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.