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No to artwashing

On 10 July, street art collective Protest Stencil withdrew from a Science Museum exhibition after finding that the top sponsor of the ‘Top Secret’ event was the arms manufacturer Raytheon.

Nukewatch spotters

On 10 July, Nukewatch spotted a nuclear warhead convoy heading north on the A34 near Oxford.

Remember Molesworth

On 29 June, there was a ceremony organised by the Molesworth Peace Garden Group and Christian CND to rededicate the peace garden and to remember peace activism at USAF Molesworth in Cambridgeshire.

Elbit protests

On 1 July, three activists from Manchester Palestine Action began a three-day rooftop occupation of a Israeli-owned arms factory, the five-storey-high Elbit Ferranti building in Oldham.

6,000 block coalmine

Hundreds cut off coal supply to Germany’s largest coal-fired power station


1,000 XR prosecutions

'International rebellion' to take place in October


Paris arms fair: 50 arrests

French arms dealers responsible for civilian deaths in Yemen


Faslane reclaimed

Woman held on remand for anti-nuke protest


Büchel blockades

Campaign to get US nukes repatriated continues


Hiroshima/Nagasaki actions

International fast marks anniversaries of nuclear attacks