UK Newswire Archive
10-04-2004 14:15The United States dropped its long-standing ban on the export of lethal military equipment to Iraq, on the one-year anniversary of the fall of Baghdad to US forces.
10-04-2004 13:50In response to the current wave of US/UK repression and killings in Iraq - which have claimed the lives of hundreds of people over the last week - Voices UK has called an EMERGENCY DEMONSTRATION OUTSIDE DOWNING STREET TOMORROW, Easter Sunday (11th April) between 12 NOON and 1.30 PM. Please also WRITE, PHONE, FAX AND EMAIL YOUR PROTEST.
10-04-2004 13:40The Shia revolt promised before the war by those in favour of the American invasion has started, but with a twist: it is against American rule.
In these circumstances, anarchists can only redouble our call for the occupying powers to withdraw. It is up to the Iraqis to determine how they want to live, not an imperialist power which is shaping the country to further its interests.
10-04-2004 13:21I have been asked to contribute this article by my daughter who is a regular reader of Indy Media.
10-04-2004 13:17Urgent information and appeal from Ewa Jasiewicz, who worked with Voices
in the Wilderness and Occupation Watch in Iraq, giving eyewitness feedback from Paola Gaspirol, Italian, from Occupation watch and Bridges to Baghdad, Journalist Leigh Gordon, England, (NUJ, Tribune, Mail on Sunday) and a Palestinian friend with family in Falluja and friends in the Iraqi Islamic Party.
10-04-2004 10:11Around 40 marchers left Oxford just now.
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The cost of gas just went up.
09-04-2004 22:57As part of an ongoing showcase of contemporary filmmakers who are finding new forms of cinema to show resistance to globalization throughout the world, distributing and screening grassroots videos covering issues ignored or distorted by the corporate media, Indymedia Cinema presents:
‘Life in the Fast Lane – The NO M11 Story’
09-04-2004 19:17In what may be a repeat of last week's mutilations of four dead U.S. mercenaries, foreign media is reporting that some Iraqis have taken to beating the unidentified corpses of the nine dead men in today's resistance attack on a U.S. convoy.
09-04-2004 18:46A Child Raping JUDGE Is Honored In Canada And I Name Him On My Web Site.I've spent a Lifetime seeking JUSTICE.
09-04-2004 18:04First hand account.
As part of the Balata Exhibition, see IMC Scotland central column article, we are inviting Ewa to speak about her recent experiences in Iraq and Palestine.
Saturday 10th April-4pm.
Join us at 34 Albion Street, Glasgow.
09-04-2004 17:10It is been reported that during the brief, tenuous 90 minute US ceasefire earlier today in Fallujah that US troops announced over loudspeakers that all civilians should leave the city EXCEPT men of 'fighting age'(1).
09-04-2004 16:55A Hearing on the Project for the New American Century ( PNAC) and its war policies put into effect under the Bush administration by the invasion of Iraq
A mass action in Brussels on Wednesday 14 April has been called in opposition to software patents see: http://demo.ffii.org/
We are showing 'We Interrupt this Empire' along with some shorts and clips of direct action and community news followed by discussion and some conscious sounds...
The films start at 7:30pm at the Unit, Dennis Road, Balsall Heath, Birmingham.
Look out for details of our future screenings at the Custard Factory (early May) and the mac (17th June)
Entrance is £2/£3 and no-one will be turned away through lack of funds.
Please help to distribute the attached flier...
09-04-2004 15:32A BBC Poll of 1500 international people finds 52% think US and Globalisation are a bigger threat than terror.
(although quite what the difference is between these I dont get. ed)