UK Anti-militarism Newswire Archive
20-07-2003 17:42Child Victims of War, is a new charity being set up to deal with the aftermath of the recent gulf war (as well as the effects of the previous 12 years), with a number of grass-roots projects initiated to reach the victims directly.
Anti War Protest!!
20-07-2003 14:54Mark Dankof notes the continuing quagmire for the United States in occupying Iraq, especially with General Abizaid's admission that the latter is now a full-blown guerrilla war.
20-07-2003 14:33A talk by DU expert Damacio Lopez in Fairford Community centre on 20th July 2003 to coincide with the arms-fair.
20-07-2003 13:241) Legal Appeal
2) \"We Are All Palestinians\" - Avi Zer-Aviv
3) Controlling the Gate on the Road Towards Peace - JohnP
4) Violence at the Gate: Israeli civilians and terrorizing of
Palestinian Farmers - JohnP
5) Where\'s the Peace? - John Heaney
60 Deportations, Detention, and the ISM 8
20-07-2003 08:08Are the hawks in the Bush-Cheney Oilygarchy and Blair the only ones to blame for the Iraq war?
19-07-2003 13:20Disarm DSEi regional meeting at the 1in12 Club, Albion Street Bradford.
19-07-2003 11:59The recent finding of the body of UK Government microbiologist Dr David Kelly adds to the death toll of at least 14 renowned microbiologists who have died in mysterious circumstances over the past 2 years.
19-07-2003 00:14At the end of the 20th century human mankind became faced with an unprecedented recidivism of the medieval barbarity - the mass expulsion of the people from their home places and the direct genocide towards the whole people. Azerbaijan turned out to be one of such victims. In 1987 Armenia raised a problem of joining the Nagorny-Karabakh Region of the Azerbaijan Republic to Armenia and a range of actions were undertaken by Armenia in this respect.
The wave of Armenian chauvinism raised in connection with the forced problem of "reunion" of Nagorny-Karabakh and even which does not have common borders on Armenia, led to the mass violations of human rights of Azeris living in Armenia.
18-07-2003 20:35Since July 1 the Israeli government has violated RVERY recent agreement it made by carrying out military invasions of Palestinian areas, implementing a campaign of abductions, opening fire on civilian areas without provocation, imposing curfews and not relaxing its “draconian” closure that restricts all movement for Palestinians
18-07-2003 17:39"We're going to get better over time," promised Lawrence Di Rita, a special assistant to Rumsfeld. "We've always thought of post-hostilities as a phase" distinct from combat, he said. "The future of war is that these things are going to be much more of a continuum
"This is the future for the world we're in at the moment," he said. "We'll get better as we do it more often."
18-07-2003 17:32Five months later, the truthfulness of one claim in George W. Bush's State
of the Union address has become the focus of growing media scrutiny. The
attention media are paying to this single assertion should be part of a
larger journalistic inquiry into other misstatements and exaggerations
that have been made by the Bush administration about Iraq.
18-07-2003 16:11By making certain statements about God blessing America in the war on Iraq, did George Bush inadvertently make it a Holy War? I will look at the use of God in his State of the Union address and how he has invoked God since then. Many religious groups and leaders were very upset by this.
18-07-2003 14:21Senior officials in the Bush administration who have proposed the production of a new generation of nuclear weapons have scheduled a meeting to discuss plans for nuclear proliferation at US Strategic Command (STRATCOM) during the first week of August 2003. We are going to be there to say NO! Join us!
18-07-2003 14:04Like all liars, Blair appaears to be digging an ever deeper hole.
Mark Thomas and friends have called for a symbolic action to point out the hypocrisy in the repression of anti-war protesters, who have now their court cases coming up.