Stop the War Coalition

Stop the War was founded in September 2001 in the weeks following 9/11, when George W. Bush announced the "war on terror". Stop the War has since been dedicated to preventing and ending the wars in Afghanistan, Iraq, Libya and elsewhere.

Releases by this organization

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Friday, January 10, 2020
Final Details for No War on Iran Demonstration
Jeremy Corbyn, Diane Abbott, Brian Eno and Tez Ilyas will address a demonstration in central London on Saturday against the threat of war on Iran. They will be joined by war veteran Joe Glenton, Stop the War's Lindsey German, CND's Kate Hudson and others. Campaigners believe the threat of war...
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Wednesday, January 08, 2020
Emergency Demonstration This Saturday Against War With Iran
Protestors will march from the BBC to Trafalgar Square on Saturday to oppose against the threat of war with Iran. Amongst them will be senior politicians, celebrities, trade union leaders and army veterans. The demonstration assembles at midday at the BBC in Portland Place and will arrive at...
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Friday, January 03, 2020
Stop the War Emergency Protest
The Stop the War Coalition is calling a protest against the threat of war with Iran. It will take place at Downing Street tomorrow (4 Jan) between 2 and 3 pm, and will demand that the British government does not join in any military action alongside Trump and the US. Lindsey German from Stop the...
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Friday, November 15, 2019
Protests Planned As Donald Trump Visits the Queen During NATO Summit
Plans have been laid to protest the visit of Donald Trump to London in early December when he attends the 2019 NATO Summit. On Tuesday 3rd December, the Queen will be hosting a reception for NATO leaders at Buckingham Palace and protestors from a wide range of campaigning organisations will be...
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Thursday, May 16, 2019
Don’t Attack Iran: Anti-War Campaign to Step Up Protests Over Donald Trump’s Visit
The world is increasingly alarmed at Donald Trump’s escalation of conflict with Iran. He is being encouraged by his national security advisor, John Bolton, an architect of the Iraq war and a man committed to military solutions. Speculation that 120,00 US troops are being deployed to the Middle East...
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Friday, May 10, 2019
Ahed Tamimi to Join the Palestine Demonstration Tomorrow
The Palestinian activist Ahed Tamimi, famous for confronting Israeli soldiers in the Occupied Territories and serving eight months in an Israeli Prison, will be joining the national demonstration for Palestine tomorrow, Saturday 11 May. Stop the War Convenor, Lindsey German, comments: "We are...
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Tuesday, April 23, 2019
Protests Against Donald Trump In June
It has now been announced that Donald Trump will be making a state visit to Britain on 3 till 5 June. Stop the war condemns the decision to invite Donald Trump for a state visit. It is extraordinary that the British government has chosen to endorse this most reactionary and aggressive US President...
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Friday, November 02, 2018
Stop the War Objects to Postponement of Anti-War Event at Sheffield University
The Stop the War Coalition strongly objects to the decision taken by Sheffield Labour Students to postpone an event to discuss the importance of an anti-war government at which Chris Williamson MP was due to speak alongside Stephen Bell from Stop the War. The reason given for the cancellation is...
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Wednesday, October 31, 2018
UK Government Must Act Now to Avert Disaster in Yemen
Mike Pompeo and James Matthis, two of the key foreign policy makers in the US, have called for a ceasefire in the war on Yemen. It is regrettable that it has taken the killing of journalist Jamal Khasoggi for this call to be made. Tens of thousands of people have already been killed and immense...
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Thursday, October 25, 2018
Journalists, Anti-War Activists and Human Rights Lawyers Will Be Leading a Protest Today at the Saudi Arabian Embassy in London at 5pm.
The protest is called by the Arab Organisation of Human Rights, the Stop the War Coalition the Bahrain Institute for Rights and Democracy and Global Rights Watch. It will demand justice for the killing of Jamal Khashoggi and an immediate halt to the bombing of Yemen. Protestors will also be calling...
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