The Democratic Republic of Congo’s M23 rebel group has declared an end to its 20-month insurgency and said it was ready to pursue a political solution after the army captured its last two strongholds.
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Tuesday 05 November 2013
A leader of the M23 rebel group in eastern Congo has said his movement is ending its rebellion after more than a year and a half of fighting the Congolese government.
Monday 07 October 2013
Report urges review of coca leaf research
Sunday 06 October 2013
The inspection team only crossed into Syria from neighbouring Lebanon on Tuesday
Tuesday 17 September 2013
Aendment which proposed radical disarmament rejected
Sunday 15 September 2013
In a dramatic breakthrough during US-Russian talks, Syria has been given a week to account for all chemical weapons and let inspectors in
Thursday 12 September 2013
Plutonium enrichment plant closed in 2007 as part of aid deal
Sunday 14 July 2013
Britain’s fleet of four Trident submarines could be cut to two vessels under plans to be put to the Liberal Democrat conference this autumn.
Thursday 18 April 2013
North Korea has demanded the lifting of United Nations sanctions and the end of US-South Korea military drills as conditions for resuming talks meant to defuse tension on the Korean Peninsula.
Monday 15 April 2013
Campaigners have chained themselves to the gate of a naval base in protest against the nuclear missiles stored there.
Thursday 04 April 2013
David Cameron provoked surprise today when he claimed that North Korea now possessed the capability to launch a nuclear strike against Britain.
North Korea vows to launch 'pre-emptive nuclear strike' against US as United Nations votes for new sanctions over missile tests
Thursday 07 March 2013
Just last month a North Korean official threatened South Korea with “final destruction” during a debate at the UN Conference on Disarmament
Thursday 14 February 2013
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Our nuclear weapons are neither needed nor deployed. Does Ed Miliband have the courage to scrap them?
Thursday 27 September 2012
There would be no better way for the Labour leader to make a break with the past than a renouncing of Trident. He knows we simply do not need it
Saturday 24 March 2012
Viv Bingham was a Liberal stalwart of firm unilateral views on nuclear defence who retained the affection and support of the whole Party.
Thursday 22 March 2012
President Barack Obama will visit the Demilitarised Zone separating North and South Korea next week.
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