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International Solidarity

Free Hassan

On 15 September, Bahraini exile Ali Mushaima ended his 46-day liquid-only hunger strike in front of the Bahraini embassy.

Che Guevara’s daughter visits Wales

Cymru Cuba celebrates 35th anniversary


A better world is possible

A trip to Cuba inspires Gill Knight


Supporting refugees in Dunkirk

Welsh activists spend week in La Linière refugee camp


Claire Land, Decolonizing Solidarity: Dilemmas and Directions for Supporters of Indigenous Struggles

Zed Books, 2015; 336pp; £18.99


‘I’ve found a way in!’

An excerpt from Andrea Needham’s amazing new book, The Hammer Blow – how 10 women disarmed a warplane, to be published by Peace News in January


Israeli ‘piracy’ halts Gaza Freedom Flotilla III

Swedish ship boarded & passengers detained


Je suis Nabeel

Human rights activist Nabeel Rajab was sentenced to six months in prison on 20 January, for insulting the government of Bahrain on Twitter.

Tanja R. Müller, Legacies of Socialist Solidarity - East Germany in Mozambique

Lexington Books, 2014; 222pp; £51.95


An African gathering of war resisters

Hannah Brock reports on War Resisters International's conference in South Africa