UK Anti-militarism Newswire Archive
10-09-2012 10:48New torture flights between Lithuania and secret CIA prisons in Afghanistan & Morocco revealed as European Parliament debates rendition report
10-09-2012 10:28Imagine if Iran -- or any other country -- did a fraction of what American and Israel do at will.
09-09-2012 11:28Uncharacteristically honest Ministry of Defence letters winged their way to the thousands of residents next to the Faslane Naval Base this week to accompany their Emergency Response Excercise to an unrealistically optimistic nuclear accident.
08-09-2012 07:51'this is a peace fair, nothing to do with animal rights' says organiser
06-09-2012 21:0406/09/12: Anti-nuclear protestors delivered an emotive message to the "next generation" of nuclear weapons engineers at a down-played Nuclear weapons seminar in a hotel in Clydebank today
28-08-2012 13:50The judge in a civil case in Haifa over the death of Rachel Corrie, a US Palestine solidarity activist who was crushed to death by an Israeli army bulldozer while trying to prevent the demolition of Palestinian homes in 2003, has ruled that the Israeli state is not culpable.
23-08-2012 22:45Two anti-militarist activists were found guilty of aggravated trespass in Brighton today. The pair had glued themselves to the gates of the EDO MBM factory in the early hours of 27th April 2011 in protest at the sale of umbilical cables for use in Afghanistan and also to the Israeli military.
23-08-2012 18:10Smash EDO Press Release
Two anti-militarist activists were found guilty of aggravated trespass in Brighton today. The pair had glued themselves to the gates of the EDO MBM factory in the early hours of 27th April 2011 in protest at the sale of bomb rack umbilical cables called Field Replaceable Connector Systems (FRCS) for use on US warplanes and also to the Israeli military.
22-08-2012 13:16Smash EDO Press Release,. Wed 22 August 2012, Contact: Andrew Beckett or Sam Hayward - 0752655743
R-v-Nero and Pidwell
VENUE: Brighton Magistrates Court
Edward Street, Brighton
DATE: 23 August 2012
16-08-2012 12:02From Craig Murray, on the possibility of the UK seizing Julian Assange from the Ecuadorean Embassy in London.
14-08-2012 19:03If wars had labels, Syria's conflict would be called Made in America. Paul Wolfowitz and other Project for the New American Century http://www.newamericancentury.org/ (PNAC) ideologues planned it years ago. They also targeted half a dozen or more other countries. PNAC's Statement of Principles called for "shap(ing) a new century favorable to American principles and interests." Doing so it said requires:
12-08-2012 08:24Consequences of breaking the 2 Minute Silence.
We've had some printed up as double-sided postcards and the first of them were distributed around Liverpool yesterday.
The cases of two census resisters opposed to arms manufacturer Lockheed Martin's census involvement continued today in Liverpool with another pretrial hearing at Dale Street Magistrates Court. The hearing coincided with the 67th anniversary of the atomic bombing of Nagasaki in which the company now known as Lockheed Martin made the planes that dropped the bombs.
09-08-2012 11:51Darren Lake, Acting Editor of UNMANNED Vehicles, an arms trade magazine for for the drone industry makes some suprizingly candid admissions in his August/September 2012 issue editorial...
07-08-2012 23:55The two activists who occupied the roof of G4S' HQ near Crawley for eight hours on 2nd July 2012 (see http://www.indymedia.org.uk/en/2012/07/497595.html) appeared in court yesterday to plead guilty/not guilty to an 'aggravated trespass' charge under Section 68 of the Criminal Justice and Public Order Act 1994.