UK Newswire Archive
13-12-2001 23:24Along with the checkpoints, closures and curfews, an unknown number of people have lost their jobs in the private sector or have been forced to move, wasting half a salary on a second rent. Every peasant farmer who goes out to work his fields risks his life; whether he has to go through Area C, or because his presence on a security road for a nearby settlement turns him automatically into a "suspect."
13-12-2001 21:07[translated text from http://de.indymedia.org/2001/12/12237.html]
This morning at 9.30 a convoi of buses organised by the DGB (the german federal unions) was stopped near Aachen; it was on its way to Brussels. Find below further info about this incident and a description of the situation at the German-Belgian border near Aachen.
13-12-2001 19:24One for the conspiracy theorists to ponder. Personally I think OBL did have prior knowledge - the assassination of Ahmed Shah Masoud two days prior to the attacks being the giveaway - but the US could easily have faked it using Adobe Premiere or similar. In the brief clip I viewed you don't actually see OBL's mouth say the words. Hmmmmm?
13-12-2001 18:07Students at the Free University and the Humboldt Universtiy in Berlin
struck for two days (12/13 December) as part of a Europe-wide week of
action against the privatisation of education, encouraged by the General
Agreement on Trade and Services (GATS).
13-12-2001 17:54Brussels on Thursday , December 13th, saw possibly the
largest ever demonstration of trade union strength
across Europe. Well over 100,000 people took five
hours (on a working day) to march through the capital
of the ‘Europe of Profit’ under the slogan, “Europe:
13-12-2001 15:33First day of actions against the EU Summit in Brussels
13-12-2001 13:54Nazi demo has been authorised by the police for the
15th Dec, main aim for them is to sabotage the Anarchist demonstration also on the same day.
13-12-2001 12:59An economic boycott of the USA may influence various policies.
EU definition of "terrorism" could still embrace protests.
A disturbing report from Statewatch
13-12-2001 09:48this morning police raided a new squat which had been set up last night for demonstrators. About 30 people were arrested and 20 escaped. photos on belgian site.
13-12-2001 08:51Criticism of last night's Panorama program on the Sep 11 attacks.
13-12-2001 01:10'The hidden weapons factories'
13-12-2001 00:05In its reports on the investigations into riots in the North, the Guardian forgets to mention the Bradford July 7th insurrection.