UK Newswire Archive
28-09-2000 23:43Police Brutality Widespread in Cyech jails. People have no rights, they are being beaten severely, they are disappearing. Women are being forced to strip in front of male guards and performe exercises. People with serious medical problems have been denied help. The brutality is most severe for Czechs & Israelis.
28-09-2000 22:46DETAILS: Czech Embassy
26 Kensington Palace Gardens
Notting Hill Gate
Friday September 29
4:00 onwards, get there as soon as you can - bring your workmates, friends, everybody! Thanks - let's get all of those poor bastards out of jail!
28-09-2000 13:45Ministry of the Interior and Prague Amnesty International Addresses...
28-09-2000 10:15Pensioners have won a moral victory in Brighton. The unions have demanded a better deal for the over 65s, and the cabinet suggest that more money is available, for they and for schools. But this is counterposed to the fuel tax protest.
28-09-2000 10:10A letter to Czech Ministry of Justice and to President Havel's office requesting human rights compliance for S26 prisoners... call for email campaign on prisoners' behalf...
27-09-2000 19:46Join us to SMASH capitalism!
27-09-2000 19:45This November, 200 of the world's most powerful CEO's will meet in Cincinnati, OH in the USA under the name of the Trans Atlantic Business Dialogue to write the trade agenda for the WTO. These people are the real power behind the WTO
27-09-2000 19:41Refugees, migrants, asylum seekers and supporters are travelling throughout England in support of victims of racial violence and all those who are affected by the border regime.
27-09-2000 07:46Report put together from eye witness accounts of marches and blockades in Prague - this is only an outline and in no way a full account of events. Protests were city wide and numerous, both peacful resistance and active confrontations occured with a single united voice - Shut down the IMF - Shut down the World Bank.
27-09-2000 00:00Meet 3pm-6pm tomorrow Wednesday 27 of September at the Czech Embassy in London - come all and show your solidarity with the protests in Prague! The address of the embassy is 25 Kensington Palace Gardens, Notting Hill Tube.
26-09-2000 22:19IMCUK reporters in Prague have received several reports of mass arrests is the streets of Prague tonight.
26-09-2000 21:47Undercurrents report from Prague 26 Sept 2000
By Martin Palmer and Paul O’ Connor,Undercurrents
26-09-2000 20:49undercurrents the Social Justice and environmental film makerss, stream live from England and give reports on what's been happening in Prague
26-09-2000 20:11[Repost from IMC Prague, see url] An IMC reporter inside the IMF/WB Congress center notes the mood among delegates as demonstrators almost enter the meeting area.
26-09-2000 20:01Meet 3pm-6pm tomorrow Wednesday 27 of September at the Czech Embassy in London - come all and show your solidarity with the protests in Prague! The address of the embassy is 25 Kensington Palace Gardens, Notting Hill Tube.