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10 months ago

Invitation and media advisory: Panel discussion on autonomous weapons at parliament

April 20, 2016  Comments are off
Invitation and media advisory: Panel discussion on autonomous weapons at parliament

At UN talks UK snubs call for meaningful human control over weapons systems MPs, scientists and campaigners to call on UK to explain policy on autonomous weapons Terrace Dining Room A, Palace of Westminster, 7pm, Wednesday 20th April 2016 Last... Read more

Press release: Governments meet in Vienna to tackle bombing and bombardment in towns ...

September 20, 2015  Comments are off
Press release: Governments meet in Vienna to tackle bombing and bombardment in towns and cities

Vienna, 20 September 2015: Governments will meet in Vienna tomorrow for a two-day meeting aimed at better protecting civilians from bombing and bombardment in towns and cities. The use of rockets, artillery, aircraft bombs, and other explosive weapons in Ukraine, Syria,... Read more

UK tries to block international condemnation of banned cluster bombs

September 7, 2015  Comments are off
UK tries to block international condemnation of banned cluster bombs

Actions at major international conference today play politics with the protection of civilians UK position based on refusal to condemn use of cluster bombs by Saudi-led forces in Yemen (London, 7 September 2015) At a major international conference on cluster bombs in Dubrovnik today, the UK... Read more

UK fails to condemn use of cluster bombs in Yemen

September 3, 2015

Press release: UN says bombing of towns and cities m...

July 3, 2015

Media Advisory: States hold second round of talks on...

April 12, 2015

Austria pledges to work for ban on nuclear weapons

December 9, 2014
UK ends boycott and participates in Vienna Conferenc...
December 7, 2014
Banks Behaving Badly: £17 billion invested in clust...
November 27, 2014
UK and other states must set out clear policy to pre...
November 14, 2014
MEDIA ADVISORY: First round of government talks on k...
May 8, 2014
146 states meet in Mexico to discuss humanitarian im...
February 13, 2014
Media Advisory: International Conference on Humanita...
February 12, 2014
UK completed destruction of its entire stockpile of ...
December 19, 2013
Explosive weapons are leading cause of death for chi...
November 23, 2013
States take first step towards curbing the threat of...
November 15, 2013
Media advisory: Governments to decide whether to sta...
November 7, 2013
UN: Start International Talks on Killer Robots
October 21, 2013
UK Parliament Committee report slams arms sales to r...
July 17, 2013
Media Advisory: Killer Robots debate in UK Parliamen...
June 14, 2013
UK out of step with international debate on killer r...
May 30, 2013
Campaigners say UK rejection of killer robots is not...
April 23, 2013
Media Advisory: Campaign to Ban Killer Robots Launch...
April 11, 2013
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