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11 September 2019

USA: States and politicians file briefs to support gun-maker Remington in Sandy Hook case

Author: Associated Press, NBS news (USA)

"Republican politicians, states join NRA in backing gun-maker in Sandy Hook case", 5 Sep 2019...

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29 August 2019

Israel eases rules on cyber weapons exports despite criticism from civil society

Author: Channel News Asia

A rule change by the [Israeli] defence ministry means companies can now obtain exemptions on marketing licences for the sale of some products to specific countries... Industry specialists say the change makes a speedier approval process possible for...

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6 August 2019

UN Fact-Finding Mission on Myanmar exposes military business ties, calls for targeted sanctions & arms embargoes

This report by the U.N. Independent International Fact-Finding Mission on Myanmar, for the first time, establishes in detail the degree to which Myanmar’s military has used its own businesses, foreign companies and arms deals to support brutal operati...

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28 June 2019

Call for submission by Govts. on elements for intl. regulatory framework on activities of private military & security companies (due 16 Aug 2019)

Author: UN Working Group on the use of mercenaries

On 28 September 2017, the Human Rights Council in its resolution 36/11 decided to establish a new open-ended intergovernmental working group, for a period of three years, with a mandate to elaborate the content of an international regulatory framework,...

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11 April 2019

Trinidad and Tobago: Concerns raised about expansion of Chinese investment in the country

Author: The Global Americas (USA)

“China’s engagement with Trinidad and Tobago”, 26th March 2019...

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5 April 2019
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Author: Reuters

« Google se connecte au conseil d'éthique d'Amnesty International », 5 avril 2019...

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29 March 2019
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Author: Léa Faure, IT Social (France)

« Google crée un comité consultatif externe pour surveiller l’usage de l’intelligence artificielle », 27 mars 2019...

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10 March 2019
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Author: El Financiero (México)

“México, el 5to país más inseguro en minería", 6 de marzo de 2019...

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5 March 2019
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Author: 45eNord.ca (Canada)

« Opération Droits blindés vise maintenant l’ensemble de l’industrie de la défense », 27 février 2019...

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5 February 2019

UK: New mining strategy threats local communities and ecosystems

Author: Dawn Stevenson, The Ecologist

'Mining in the UK: Part I', 4 Feb 2019...

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