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British MPs issue sanctions call on Israel

30 January 2007 - 2:58pm

The UK parliament's International Development Committee calls on the British government to press for sanctions against Israel over its treatment of the Palestinian people, in a new report published today.

Stores probe shows need for law

23 January 2007 - 6:15pm

The charity War on Want today pressed the British government to regulate how supermarkets treat overseas suppliers after a new report from the Competition Commission failed to address this issue.

Stars bid for MidEast peace

18 January 2007 - 4:34pm

First broad-based coalition opens new campaign

Tuesday, 30 January 2007, 11.00 am Wilson Room, Portcullis House, Victoria Embankment, London SW1A 2LW

Supermarkets' sweatshop shame

8 December 2006 - 12:00am

Security firms 'abusing Iraqis'

30 October 2006 - 12:00am

Privatisation has no place in war

30 October 2006 - 12:00am

The Independent

Water challenge after children die

12 September 2006 - 3:30pm

Five residents in one of South Africa's poorest areas have mounted a legal challenge against city leaders and company bosses amid water shortages which have brought misery, including the deaths of two children in a fire.

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