The announcement of AUKUS, the military partnership between the UK, the US and Australia, is a dangerous escalation in the West’s ongoing confrontation with China.

Spreading nuclear technology is at the heart of the deal: the US and UK are collaborating with Australia to provide them with nuclear-powered submarines. This risks nuclear proliferation and is a breach of the nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty.

International day of action

Other actions 


  • Read CND’s briefing on why we oppose AUKUS.
  • Watch CND and Stop the War’s emergency online rally with our panel of experts and activists discussing the dangers ahead and how best to organise against this destabilising development: