Europe

Report from Odessa Five Years Later

By Joe Lombardo, May 5, 2019 After taking an overnight train from Kiev, we arrived in Odessa and were met by two anti-Maidan supporters who have been our very kind hosts.  After resting for a while, we met with Alex […]

U.S. Vets Expose Irish Govt Complicity In War Crimes

Sign the petition: U.S. Military Out of Ireland! Send an email to remove the U.S. military from Shannon Airport, and to restore Irish neutrality: Irish government webmaster@taoiseach.gov.ie Shannon airport info@shannongroup.ie For more information on the U.S. Military use of Shannon see shannonwatch.org […]

Disarmament protest in Berlin

Thousands Join Peace Marches On Easter Weekend Across Germany And Berlin Under The Motto ‘Disarmament Instead Of Armament.’

From Co-op News, April 22, 2019 Several thousand people participated in the traditional Easter marches for peace in Berlin and other cities throughout Germany. Around 2000 peace activists took part in the march in Berlin on Saturday, demonstrating in favour […]

Mairead Maguire Requests Permission to Visit Assange

By Mairead Maguire, Nobel Peace Laureate, Co-Founder, Peace People Northern Ireland, Member of World BEYOND War Advisory Board Mairead Maguire has requested UK Home Office for permission to visit her friend Julian Assange whom this year she has nominated for […]

Maris Zakharova

Talk Nation Radio: Maria Zakharova on Ukraine and NATO

Maria Zakharova is an activist and public lecturer based in Odessa, Ukraine. She has been a strong supporter of the Council of Mothers of May 2, which represents relatives of the scores of progressives murdered at Odessa’s House of Trade […]

Vote for World BEYOND War and help us earn the People’s Choice Award!

World BEYOND War is a Finalist in the Educators’ Challenge Competition! Tony Jenkins, Education Director of World BEYOND War, is one of ten finalists in the Educators’ Challenge competition created by the Global Challenges Foundation. The Educators’ Challenge seeks “innovative […]

Jens Stoltenberg of NATO

Pelosi and McConnell: Cranking Up Bipartisan Madness for NATO

By Norman Solomon, March 28, 2019 When Nancy Pelosi and Mitch McConnell teamed up to invite NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg to address a joint session of Congress, they had every reason to expect the April 3 speech to be […]

20 years later: the victims of NATO’s use of uranium weapons in the Balkans must finally be helped

Berlin, March 24, 2019  Joint Statement by ICBUW (Int. Coalition to Ban Uranium Weapons), IALANA (Int. Association of Lawyers Against Nuclear Arms), IPPNW (Int. Physicians for the Prevention of Nuclear War) (each German sections), IPB (Int. Peace Bureau), Friedensglockengesellschaft (Peace […]

NATO’s 1999 bombing of Belgrade are still visible in the Serbian city today.

‘Surrounded by the Fire of War’: Remembering NATO’s 1999 Aggression in Yugoslavia

By Greta Zarro, March 21, 2019 From The Progressive “The burning city was abandoned by those who had means,” writes Ana Maria Gower. “Alone on the empty street, surrounded by the fire of war, I felt that death is seconds away. I […]

Yes to Peace, No to NATO

Five Benefits of Life Without NATO

By David Swanson, March 20, 2019 This week, war industry employee Hans Binnendijk claimed in the weapons-advertisement conveyance Defense News that we all get five big benefits from NATO: Russia refrains from seizing Eastern Europe. The United States gets to have bases in Europe […]