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Welcome to WRI's new Telegram broadcast channel! We'll use this to post news and updates about our projects and campaigns. Remember to invite folks you know who might want to stay updated about our global pacifist and antimilitarist network!
Thanks for joining our new telegram channel! We’ll be sharing news from across the wri network here, as well as our various projects and programmes.

☮️ 2021 is WRI’s 100th anniversary, and you might like to browse the exhibition of arpilleras on our website here https://wri-irg.org/en/story/2021/conflict-textiles-exhibition-nonviolence-action-antimilitarism-21st-century
We're excited to share news of our online international conference! Nonviolence in Action will take place from 20-28th November and will bring together activists from around the world to learn, strategise and build solidarity.

🔴 You can find out lots more information on our website, here: https://wri-irg.org/en/story/2021/nonviolence-action-online-conference-20th-28th-november
CO-Update is our round up of news on conscientious objection and conscription around the world - you can find the latest edition here! https://wri-irg.org/en/boletin/co-update/104/co-update

In this edition you'll find:

🔸calls for solidarity actions in support of Ukrainian 🇺🇦 pacifist Ruslan Kotsaba
🔹a series of videos from our "campaigning for conscientious objection to military service" webinar series
🔸news of a lawsuit in Colombia 🇨🇴, aiming to extend the exception to perform military service to all ethnic communities
🔹an open letter sent to the military in the UK 🇬🇧, demanding they stop the recruitment of under 18s
🔸a new report on how the rights of COs in Turkey 🇹🇷 are violated

and more! Check it out here: https://wri-irg.org/en/boletin/co-update/104/co-update