anti-war movement

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Noun1.anti-war movement - a campaign against entering or continuing a waranti-war movement - a campaign against entering or continuing a war
crusade, campaign, cause, drive, effort, movement - a series of actions advancing a principle or tending toward a particular end; "he supported populist campaigns"; "they worked in the cause of world peace"; "the team was ready for a drive toward the pennant"; "the movement to end slavery"; "contributed to the war effort"
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BETHLEHEM,May 16, 2015(WAFA) - Pax Christi International, a global Catholic Peace movement, deeply deplored Israel's refusal to grant its Secretary General entry to Palestine to attend the World Assembly and 70th Anniversary Celebrations that took place in Bethlehem on May 13.
THE little known history of the Welsh peace movement in World War I is to be researched thanks to a PS1m Lottery grant.
A WELSH peace movement is campaigning for a monument to be erected in Wales to commemorate First World War conscientious objectors.
Kauffman explained that before the era of the left-wing peace movement, opponents of war were "midwestern industrialists and retired military officers, publishing giants and Texas oilmen, or minerals executives and Great Plains farmers.
He said any attempt to sabotage our peace movement, which would be launched from Feb 7 in the entire country, would be foiled.
Any analysis of what's happening with the Catholic peace movement, and for that matter, other peace movements, and any discussion as to where we are going have to take into account the fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989 and its geopolitical consequences.
However, to fully dismantle this global system that maKes a theatre of carnage out of our world, the peace movement will need not only mass demonstrations.
BILBAO, Rajab 22, 1434, Jun 1, 2013, SPA -- A peace movement set up 28 years ago to counter the violence of the Basque militant group ETA formally dissolved on Saturday, saying that it had achieved its objective now that ETA has laid down its arms, Reuters reported.
PRAGUE, SANA_ The Czech Peace Movement stressed that Syria became a victim of a terrorist war implemented by NATO basis and Turkey basis where terrorists are trained and supplied with weapons to be sent to kill and sabotage in Syria.
In a statement issued here, he said that the terrorists were mistaken by assuming that after killing Bashir Bilour they would salient the peace movement, adding the ANP would emerge victorious with thumping majority in the upcoming general elections.
I think that one of the things that women bring to the peace movement as a whole is their ability to work hard, and sometimes that is to the disadvantage of the woman.
He was prominent both in the peace movement and the anti-apartheid organisation and left the Labour Party temporarily over the Iraq war.