UK Anti-militarism Newswire Archive
16-09-2004 14:36On the United Nation's Day of Peace (Tue. Sept. 2004) come to a peaceful protest about British arms exports.
Over a hundred people are expected to assemble at the Government's Defence Export Services Organisation (DESO), Bury Place, London, WC1A to protest at the continuing Government promotion of arm sales abroad on Tuesday 21 September 2004 at 11 am. The crowd will move-off and reassemble at Downing Street at about 12.30 p.m. to hand-in a petition of more than five thousand signatures and nine hundred postcards calling for the closure of DESO. The event will end at about 1 p.m.
16-09-2004 09:19The Financial Times editorial of 10 September supported withdrawal from Iraq. The full text is below.
16-09-2004 09:07OXFORD STOP THE WAR MEETING on Afghanistan - Thursday September 16th
15-09-2004 16:11In the early hours of this morning there was a major invasion in the centre of Nablus, not far from Al Najah university. Six people were killed, one of them a girl of ten years old. Around thirty were injured, nearly all of them children. At least two of the injured are still in critical condition.
15-09-2004 07:36Now that well over 1,000 American soldiers have been killed in Iraq and well over 11,000 (high estimates are up to 18,000) maimed and seriously wounded there — American soldiers who have killed at least 20 *TIMES* that many Iraqi civilians and maimed and wounded perhaps 10's of 1,000's of Iraqi civilians — it's time to post this again. This was first posted by me, JA, July 25, 2003 (just a little over a year ago):
15-09-2004 03:45Will you be in London in October to be at the events of and surrounding the ESF? Take an hour of your morning to demonstrate against detentions without arrest and activists being barred from demonstrations. Court hearing follows. All welcome, but no cameras allowed inside court.
14-09-2004 22:50BRISTOL STW REGIONAL NEWS SUPPLEMENT : 14th September 2004
"Bristol STW recognises the achievements of the STWC in involving people across the
political spectrum, and re-affirms the political non-alignment of the Coalition."
Please check our main August newsletter for more upcoming events.
Stanley Hilton, who represents hundreds of the families of 9/11, is bringing a lawsuit
against the US Government charging involvement in carrying out 9/11.
LISTEN TO INTERVIEW : http://www.prisonplanet.tv/audio/091204hilton.htm
13-09-2004 17:39Know who is handling your personal data before you fly.
13-09-2004 07:01September brings back memories of atrocities ranging from 9/11/01, to the CIA's involvement in the coup that installed General Pinochet in Chile (9/11/73), and to the massacre of Sabra and Shatila on 9/15/82. These tragedies are demonstrably intertwined beyond the coincidences of date and that they claimed similar numbers of civilian victims.
12-09-2004 11:57Smash EDO camp successful in causing financial damage to arms manufacturers
11-09-2004 15:55In the last 3 years the direct pain that was felt in the United States has been exported to other parts of the world. The total number of deceased on the day of the attacks on New York, Washington and Pensylvania fell just short of 3000. In Iraq today the figure for the dead is not counted - but is widely believed to be in the tens of thousands. Now over 1000 US troops have also been killed. The resistance to the "Occupation" is increasing. The question must be asked over and over - When will it stop?