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UK should review policy on depleted uranium

October 30, 2012  No comments
UK should review policy on depleted uranium

New report by Campaign Against Depleted Uranium (CADU) A new report by the Campaign Against Depleted Uranium (CADU “Managing acceptability: UK policy on depleted uranium weapons” shows that the UK’s Ministry of Defence (MoD) has deliberately downplayed the hazards of... Read more

35 countries call for ban on nuclear weapons at United Nations

October 30, 2012  No comments
35 countries call for ban on nuclear weapons at United Nations

Switzerland delivered a statement on behalf of 35 countries at the UN First Committee on Disarmament and International Security concluding that, “All States must intensify their efforts to outlaw nuclear weapons and achieve a world free of nuclear weapons”. This... Read more

Syrian forces bombard towns with cluster bombs and other explosive weapons

October 30, 2012  No comments
Syrian forces bombard towns with cluster bombs and other explosive weapons

Last week Human Rights Watch reported that the Syrian air force continued to drop cluster munitions on towns in five governorates in Syria as part of an intensifying air campaign in October. At least 46 cluster bombs containing more than... Read more

Comprehensive new study shows casualty recording can and must be done

October 23, 2012  No comments
Comprehensive new study shows casualty recording can and must be done

Oxford Research Group (ORG) has carried out the most comprehensive study of casualty recording practice to date. The project was conducted over a two-year period based on consultations with an international practitioner network of casualty recorders. The report looks at... Read more

ATT negotiations stalled, but campaign achieves gain...

July 27, 2012

The spectrum of casualty recording

June 29, 2012

Drone strikes raise fundamental concerns for humanit...

June 20, 2012

Stay on target: UK should lead way in controlling ar...

April 27, 2012
Toxic Remnants of War project launched
April 11, 2012
Call for increased transparency in UK weapons review...
February 27, 2012
State use of explosive weapons: an indicator of cris...
February 21, 2012
NGOs and MPs meet UK Minister on Arms Trade Treaty
February 14, 2012
Response to The Economist on cluster munitions
December 2, 2011
We are all Costa Ricans today
November 26, 2011
Article 36 begins work to confront the technology of...
January 22, 2011
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