cluster munitions

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Banned cluster munitions, UN blacklisting and £1bn of explosive weapon sales

June 8, 2016  Comments are off
Banned cluster munitions, UN blacklisting and £1bn of explosive weapon sales

Saudi-led bombing in Yemen, and the UK Recent developments and revelations regarding the actions of the Saudi Arabia-led coalition in Yemen leave the UK government with a number of serious questions to answer about its policies and practice – including regarding... Read more

UK turns back on UN protection of civilians

November 5, 2015  Comments are off
UK turns back on UN protection of civilians

Thomas Nash The UK is set to break with a 15-year tradition by refusing to hold an open debate on the protection of civilians during its presidency of the UN Security Council in November. Its plan to forego an open... Read more

The UK Says It Is a Global Humanitarian Leader, So Why Won’t It Condemn Banned ...

September 16, 2015  Comments are off
The UK Says It Is a Global Humanitarian Leader, So Why Won't It Condemn Banned Weapons?

By Thomas Nash Last week at a major international meeting of the treaty banning cluster bombs in Dubrovnik, the UK opposed the unreserved condemnation of use of these banned weapons. This week the UK is hosting weapons manufacturers – including... Read more

Condemning use: Policy note on the 2015 Dubrovnik Ac...

September 10, 2015

Preventing human suffering from cluster bombs: ban c...

September 9, 2015

Refusal to condemn cluster munition use undermines U...

September 8, 2015

UK tries to block international condemnation of bann...

September 7, 2015
UK fails to condemn use of cluster bombs in Yemen
September 3, 2015
UK must raise use of cluster munitions, explosive we...
April 20, 2015
Banks Behaving Badly: £17 billion invested in clust...
November 27, 2014
UK completed destruction of its entire stockpile of ...
December 19, 2013
Record-breaking Progress as States Race to Eliminate...
September 4, 2013
Open Letter to the Prime Minister on a possible mili...
August 29, 2013
Article 36 Briefing to the All Party Parliamentary G...
August 29, 2013
Syria and the significance of global norms on weapon...
August 29, 2013
Three years after global ban, UK to complete destruc...
August 1, 2013
Five-year anniversary of the Convention on Cluster M...
May 30, 2013
UK and disinvestment from cluster munitions
May 22, 2013
Lao cluster bomb survivor meets UK Foreign Secretary
November 6, 2012
Campaigners meet to discuss disarmament as humanitar...
October 30, 2012
Syrian forces bombard towns with cluster bombs and o...
October 30, 2012
Progress in banning cluster bombs shows protection o...
September 6, 2012
Restarting disarmament
May 4, 2012
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