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Young people in the UK have marked International Conscientious Objectors' Day by insisting that they will resist militarism in everyday life.
The Peace Pledge Union have insisted that armed forces personnel must be subject to the same laws that other people have to follow.
The UK Foreign Secretary has been accused of pursuing policies that will make the world less safe after calling for a large increase in military spending after Brexit.
British cities including London and Edinburgh will be among the places around the world that will mark International Conscientious Objectors' Day tomorrow (Wednesday 15 May).
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The Peace Pledge Union has reported a significant increase in the number of teachers asking for advice about challenging militarism in schools.
The Peace Pledge Union has found widespread concern among teachers about the growth of cadet units and military programmes in schools.
The Peace Pledge Union will be meeting teachers from across England and Wales at the annual conference of the National Education Union.
Saudi officers are being trained at military bases in the UK, according to information published under the Freedom of Information Act.
The Peace Pledge Union (PPU) has welcomed the news that the British army is still failing to meet its recruitment targets.