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A gathering for activists

Conference marks 60th anniversary of Cale Rd's Peace House

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Afghan activists freed

On 26 December, 27 Afghan peace activists were released by Taliban insurgents after being held for 45 hours.

Suleimani and western propaganda

Milan Rai surveys the UK media's coverage of the assassination of Qassem Suleimani

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Anti-militarist Pride?

On 23 October, the organisers of the Pride in London parade launched a wide-ranging consultation on the future of the LGBT+ event.

No to autonomy

In September, it was revealed that the US air force (USAF) had awarded a contract to a US weapons company to develop an artificial intelligence and machine-learning surveillance system for a killer

Stopped!

A major arms fair has been cancelled in New Zealand.

It was announced on 30 September that the annual Defence, Industry, and National Security Forum would not be held in 2019.

UK Reaper kills

British drones are more likely to target individuals than infrastructure, according to Chris Cole of Drone Wars UK.

Write to Julian, Chelsea and the other peace prisoners

Doctors fear for Assange's health

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Iraq erupts – over 330 die in clashes

Corruption, unemployment and opposition to Iranian interference three key factors behind unarmed protests

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Six million join two global strikes for the climate

‘We are not sinking, we are fighting’

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