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Recent News

IPPNW - Chernobyl effects suppressed and downplayed

IPPNWi/PSRi Press release 21.4.2016

30 years since Chernobyl

Thirty years after Chernobyl, and five years post Fukushima: Time to phase out nuclear power

Melbourne: Monday 25th April 2016 : 30 years ago on April 26, two explosions tore off the roof of the reactor core of the Chernobyl nuclear plant in the Ukraine.

Thoughts on the commemoration of ANZAC day

MAPW Vic Branch Coordinator, Dr Peter Wigg, shares his thoughts on how Australia remembers ANZAC day and how we talk about war.

Thoughts on the commemoration of ANZAC day

By Dr Peter Wigg

Doctors call on the PM to increase Australian international aid budget

The Hon. Malcolm Turnbull, MP


Prime Minister

DOCTORS CALL FOR BUDGET TO REDUCE MILITARY SPEND & INCREASE FOREIGN AID

 GLOBAL DAY OF ACTION ON MILITARY SPENDING, APRIL 18

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