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Keep a strict line

 (Published by The Age – letters page 5 February 2018)

PM Turnbull’s ‘jobs’ argument for war profiteering is a sham

Published by johnmenadue.com Pearls and Irritations,  5 February 2018

AUSTRALIAN DOCTORS CONDEMN ARREST OF TURKISH COLLEAGUES

MEDIA RELEASE  issued Thursday, 1 February 2018

The Medical Association for Prevention of War (Australia) has expressed its grave concern at the arrests by the Turkish Government of all 11 members of the Turkish Medical Association's Central Council for their statement on the public health consequences of war.

Making waves on journey to nuclear treaty - by Sally Attrill, Convenor MAPW Tasmania

Published by the Hobart Mercury,31 January 2018 

Nuclear weapons — Australia stands on the wrong side of history by Tilman Ruff

opinion article published by righnow.org.au

During Senate estimates in October last year, the Australian government dug further into the deep and dark moral abyss in which it is stuck in relation to the existential threat posed by nuclear weapons.

Watch ICAN Receive the 2017 Nobel Peace Prize

Watch Beatrice Finn and Hiroshima survivor, Setsuko Thurlow, accept the Nobel Peace Prize on behalf of ICANi. Their speeches send a powerful message to the world that nuclear weapons must be banned.

Click here to watch the ceremony in full.

 

More form Oslo - Sue Coleman-Haseldine talks about the impact of nuclear testing on her community

Sue Coleman-Haseldine has been at the forefront of the camapign to abolish nuclear weapons. As a survivor of British nuclear testing at Maralinga and Emu Fields, Sue has supported ICANi's campaign by speaking out and sharing her testamony with people from around the world.

Message from the Aussies in Oslo - Tonight the Nobel Peace Prize is Awared!!!!

The Australian ICANi/MAPW crew in Oslo send you a message of thanks and support as they wait for the Nobel PEace Prize ceremony to start.

Click here to watch