Three statements from the WRI network

Troops involved in the July 2016 coup in TurkeyTroops involved in the July 2016 coup in TurkeyAfter the attempted coup in Turkey, WRI's affiliate Vicdani Ret Derneği (the conscientious objection association), released a statement and call to resist growing militarism: Let’s Resist the Spiral of Violence and Militarist Imposition. Following the massacre in Nice, WRI's French section Union Pacifiste extended its deepest condolences to the families and loved ones of the victims, in its statement Ensemble pour la paix ! On 21st July, thirty organisations in South Sudan, including WRI affiliate the Organization for Nonviolence and Development (ONAD) signed a letter calling on the UN Security Council to impose an arms embargo on South Sudan. Find the letter here, and please share it.