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Anarchists barred from bookfair

One person barred and a second ejected from Liverpool event

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Wales for Gaza

Vigils held in support of 'The Great Return March'

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‘Not in our name!’

Wales protests British role in Syria air strikes

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Resistance is not a crime

Six arrested at Cardiff arms fair

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Western Sahara

In May, a Moroccan state mining company, OCP, bought back phosphate that it had illegally mined in, and shipped from, Western Sahara.

Yemeni port at risk

The ‘vast majority’ of the civilians who’ve been killed and injured in the Yemen war since March 2015, ‘were as a result of airstrikes carried out by the Saudi-led coalition’, according to Ravina S

GDPR is good PR

The Stop the War Coalition (STWC) took a different approach to the EU’s ‘General Data Protection Regulation’ (GDPR) from most anti-war/peace organisations.

I spy Springfield

Thousands of flasks of radioactive uranium hexafluoride (‘hex’) are transported down country lanes every year from the Springfields nuclear fuel plant near Preston, Lancs.

Zero progress in Zad

As PN went to press, the French government was expected to try again to evict la ZAD (‘the zone to be defended’), a huge occupied site near Nantes in western France.

Rocking up at Roxel

On 9 April, the People’s Weapons Inspectors visited a Roxel arms factory in Worcestershire that manufactures components for Brimstone missiles.