UK Newswire Archive
03-01-2009 21:34A demonstration that began non-violantly and in high spirits became the scene of chaos and violence as police unleashed indiscriminate violence and brutality against demonstrators in what appears to be a coordinated attack in a tunnel away from public view. Unknown numbers of protestors arrested and numerous injuries including one case requiring hostpital treatment.
03-01-2009 21:20The e-mail message below from Rafah includes links to two files of videos of the carnage earlier today.
03-01-2009 20:44Ground operation started an hour ago. IMC users fone Gaza. IMSers drive ambulances under shrapnell fire.
03-01-2009 19:46Afzal Khan, former Labour mayor of Manchester addressed the Gaza demo in Albert square, Manchester today.
03-01-2009 18:41According to the blog Fortress Europe at least 13,341 people have died since 1988 along the european frontiers. Among them 5,131 were missing in the sea. (these are only deaths that were recorded by press agencies, the real number is not known but is certanly higher.)
03-01-2009 17:12Police in Morocco have shot dead an African migrant who was among 80 people trying to force their way into the Spanish enclave of Melilla.
03-01-2009 16:53There are plans to build a vast animal testing lab and virus containment facility on a Camden council house estate alongside St Pancras Eurostar behind the British Library. Please oppose planning permission by writing to Camden council. Please also ask all European Embassies to oppose planning permission. Will AR Josie Dread please also contact Mandy on 07941552542.
03-01-2009 16:04Get down to Kensington High Street now! There is a mass riot involving thousands of people going on right now and the Israeli embassy is very close to being stormed. This is an event not to be missed!
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03-01-2009 13:30***Please circulate widely***
03-01-2009 12:44Since the latest Israeli airstrikes against Hamas targets in Gaza, which have killed hundreds of Hamas fighters and dozens of civilians, parts of the British Left have been attending (and calling for) solidarity demonstrations where many protestors carry the Palestinian flag, while some burn the flag of Israel.
The text below, first published on Israel Indymedia, argues against all kinds of nationalism.