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Exposed: British Cluster Bombs Used in Deadly Attacks on Civilians - TAKE ACTION!
World  (tags: UK, Yemen, Saudi Arabia, Saudi-led coalition, cluster bombs, illegal weapons, attacks on civilians, arms sales, chldren killed and maimed, Amnesty International petition )

Judy
- 1153 days ago - amnesty.org.uk
Tell the PM to investigate immediately. The UK government should stop selling arms to the Saudi Arabia-led coalition carrying out illegal and indiscriminate airstrikes in Yemen.
U.S. Made Cluster Bomb Use By Saudis in Yemen
World  (tags: cluster bombs, USA, Saudi Arabia, international treaty, Yemen, human rights )

Sheryl
- 1230 days ago - nytimes.com
Human Rights Watch released a report Sunday providing new indications that Saudi Arabia has fired American-made cluster munitions, banned by international treaty, in civilian areas of Yemen, and said their use may also violate United States law.
US: Don't Play With Cluster Bombs! (Avaaz Petition)
World  (tags: Cluster Bombs, Human Rights )

Ben
- 2810 days ago - avaaz.org
To heads of government: As concerned citizens we call on you to do all in your power to stop cluster bombs being used. Over 100 governments have agreed to a ban on these indiscriminate weapons. This must not be undermined by the Convention...
LEBANON: Cluster Bombs Could Kill for Years
World  (tags: world, politics, middle-east, israel, Lebanon, cluster bombs, landmines, health, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!' )

AWAY AWHI
- 2869 days ago - ipsnews.net
Although Lebanon has been plagued by landmines since its 1975-1990 civil war and subsequent Israeli occupation, it faced unprecedented contamination levels from cluster munitions after Israel launched a 34-day war in July 2006
Big Powers Refuse to Sign Cluster Bomb Treaty
World  (tags: cluster bombs, treaty, war, weapons of mass destruction, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', children, death, usa, israel, china, russia )

Elderberr
- 3880 days ago - independent.co.uk
America and Russia are two major holdouts in the signing of a landmark agreement banning cluster bombs which both nations have used in the past with lethal effect to kill and maim children in Afghanistan.
Forum Seeks to Ban Cluster Bombs
World  (tags: War, cluster bombs, Crimes against humanity, civilian casualties, Children, United Nations )

Ben
- 4080 days ago - news.bbc.co.uk
Diplomats from around the world are gathering in Dublin for a conference that aims to secure a treaty banning the use of cluster bombs. The proposed ban has the support of more than 100 countries.
National Call-In Day to Stop Cluster Bombs (Senate & House of Representatives)
World  (tags: CLUSTER BOMBS, children, injury, death, world, violence, terrorism, government, 'HUMANRIGHTS!' )

Lauren
- 4277 days ago - capwiz.com
Cluster bombs are dangerous, indiscriminate weapons that scatter "bomblets" over wide areas, increasing the danger to civilians. Unexploded bomblets act as landmines, and a recent study revealed that 98% of casualties from cluster bombs are civilians.
   

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