UK Newswire Archive
19-11-2002 15:00Today, as Trident Ploughshares takes down its disarmament camp at Devonport , locals who organised the weekend’s events vowed to continue the campaign for as long as Trident is on their doorstep...
19-11-2002 14:19Mr Andreotti, a giant in Italian post-war politics, had been accused of asking the Mafia to murder an investigative journalist who was thought to have damaging information about him.
19-11-2002 13:45Abandoned double agents spill Ulster Dirty War secrets
19-11-2002 13:43Press release from Trident Ploughshares (Mon 18th) ...
19-11-2002 13:10Ceske Noviny newspaper (a large czech daily) has published an article saying that foreign radicals are in prague posing as independent media, not writing articles but organising the protests...
19-11-2002 13:02In mid-February,1991 President Bush Snr had called on the Iraqi people and military to “take matters into their own hands”. US support never came. Instead, Iraqi helicopter gunships arrived.
19-11-2002 12:51Environmentalists say that if she spills her entire
77,000-ton load, the resulting damage could be double
that caused in the Exxon Valdez disaster off the coast
of Alaska in 1989 - one of the worst ever.
19-11-2002 12:10the Dept of Work and Pensions is to force ppl on incapacity benefit, remember these are disabled folk, to attend six interviews, one a month, or lose benefit.
19-11-2002 11:58want to know if there is a reason for using an expensive, poor quality codec for distributing video when it limits the usefulness
19-11-2002 11:34A new opinion poll conducted on behalf of Friends of the Earth shows that the majority of the British public believe that supermarkets are exploiting their power over food producers. They also say that supermarkets should make more effort to sell locally produced goods that are more environmentally friendly.
19-11-2002 10:03A Canadian border town has become the latest victim of America's 'war on terror'
19-11-2002 07:28Below is a story from the Financial Times website detailing the Argentinian government's decision to default on an $805 million loan payment to the World Bank, followed by an analysis, prepared in advance of the decision, by the European Network on Debt & Development (EURODAD).
19-11-2002 00:06At 11pm Friday 15th November, me and Elisa from Trident Ploughshares got into a nuclear submarine in Devonport, England. We set off the fire alarm on the submarine and told the workers and security staff about the illegality of the Trident submarines under international law.
18-11-2002 22:21Civilian Inspection at the Naval Base at Amsterdam (article 1)
Join the manchester earthquake, join the anti-war protests at the Confederation of British Industry (CBI) AGM & Tony'Bomber'Blair's visit. 24th-25th Nov
Protests co-ordinated by Greater Manchester Coalition to Stop the War, Muslim Association of Britain(manchester Br.) Greater Manchester & District CND, Globalise Resistance.
Starts Sunday 24th Nov 3.30pm Assemble GMEX, Manchester City Centre, Rolling protests continue Monday 25th Nov. 8am onwards.
18-11-2002 21:54Text of corporate media coverage of nuke sub action...
[taken from http://www.sky.com/skynews/article/0,,30100-12170962,00.html]
18-11-2002 20:31Blockades at dawn. Very early this morning, protestors set out to blockade Plymouth's Devonport dockyard, in which is at the moment the submarine Vanguard, broken into earlier during the camp.