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

Newswire article
Thursday, April 12, 2018
Stop the Rush to War - Don't Bomb Syria
Theresa May has put RAF bombers on standby to start airstrikes on Syria. The stakes are obviously extremely high, but opinion polls suggest public opinion is firmly against military action. Only 22% of respondents in a YouGov poll said they would support airstrikes on Syria. More bombing would...
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Newswire article
Tuesday, April 10, 2018
Stop the War Coalition's Statement on Syria
Stop the War condemns the bombing attacks on the people of Douma in Syria, including alleged chemical attacks. Yet again, the main victims of this war are the ordinary people of Syria, who have now suffered seven years of war which has left many dead, and many more refugees. The attack must not be...
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Newswire article
Tuesday, March 13, 2018
Chaos in the White House - Torturers Nominated for Top Positions
Donald Trump's firing of his Secretary of State, Rex Tillerson, via a tweet, and his nomination of CIA's director Mike Pompeo to be the next Secretary of State, complete Trump's replacement of his front-line staff with an essentially new administration. As Trump indicated, Rex Tillerson opposed the...
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Newswire article
Tuesday, March 06, 2018
Saudi Prince Not Welcome - Mohammad Bin Salman Visit Protest
Stop the War Coalition will be one of a number of organisations gathering outside Downing Street tomorrow ( March 7th - 17:00 ) to protest the visit of Saudi Crown Prince, Mohammad bin Salman, to the UK. His despotic regime, allied with close support from the UK government and military, is...
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Newswire article
Wednesday, August 09, 2017
Anti-war Protest Delegation to the US Embassy this Friday
Anti-war campaigners from the Stop the War Coalition and CND will be having a protest delegation to protest against Trump's inflammatory statements and behaviour towards North Korea this Friday at 1pm at the US Embassy on Grosvenor Square. The delegation will be handing in a statement calling for...
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Newswire article
Tuesday, June 27, 2017
Stop the War's Statement on Trump's Claims About Syria
There must be every fear that Donald Trump is planning a further escalation of his wars in the Middle East – an escalation which will be backed by the weak and rotten British government, propped up by the right-wing DUP. Michael Fallon has already recklessly committed to support any escalation. It...
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Newswire article
Tuesday, May 09, 2017
Stop the War's Statement Against Troop Deployment to Afghanistan
News today that Theresa May will meet the NATO secretary general in Downing Street on Wednesday where she will be asked to send more British troops to Afghanistan will surprise no one who is following events there. It is estimated that the Taliban, supposedly defeated back in 2001, now control 40%...
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Newswire article
Thursday, April 13, 2017
Stop the War Statement on the Bombing in Afghanistan
The news that the US has dropped its largest non-nuclear bomb on caves in Afghanistan near the Pakistan border should terrify everyone. Called the mother of all bombs, it is Donald Trump's latest military foray - this time against Isis but last week it was against Syria and in January against Yemen...
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