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Lao cluster bomb survivor meets UK Foreign Secretary

November 6, 2012  No comments
Lao cluster bomb survivor meets UK Foreign Secretary

  Thoummy Silamphan, a campaigner and survivor of a cluster bomb accident, met UK Foreign Secretary William Hague yesterday morning at the opening of the new British Embassy in Vientiane, Lao PDR. Thoummy thanked Hague for Britain’s support for efforts... Read more

Campaigners meet to discuss disarmament as humanitarian action

October 30, 2012  No comments
Campaigners meet to discuss disarmament as humanitarian action

Article 36 participated in a Humanitarian Disarmament Campaigns Summit, organized by Human Rights Watch on 20-21 October 2012 along with 28 other non-governmental organizations. The Summit took place in New York on the margins of the UN First Committee on... Read more

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 o...

October 30, 2012

Comprehensive new study shows casualty recording can...

October 23, 2012

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
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Article 36 begins work to confront the technology of...
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