UK Repression Newswire Archive
07-04-2006 17:16In a last-minute move, Glasgow's Trades Hall has cancelled the booked rally of asylum seekers and friends there tomorrow afternoon. Strathclyde Police appear to have had a role in the decision a No Borders activist condemned as "racist".
07-04-2006 14:34From forcing through ID cards to the erosion of parliamentary scrutiny, a determined clique is hijacking our democracy...
07-04-2006 06:00Letter from a Palestinian activist from Jerusalem after they shut the gates in the Apartheid Wall near her home
06-04-2006 23:41In May 2003, James Miller was murdered by an Israeli soldier who deliberately targeted him while he was filming Palestinian children in a refugee camp. This was the unanimous verdict of the inquest jury at the St Pancras Coroner’s Court, in London yesterday. After an hour of deliberation, the jury decided that Mr Miller had been deliberately shot.
06-04-2006 11:42Brief descriptions of yet more Israeli incursions in the West Bank, thursday the 6/04/2006 as reported to the International Middle Eastern Media Centre in Beit Sahour, Bethlehem.
06-04-2006 11:22On the ground 06/04/2006 brief round up of Israeli Military actvities in the West Bank
06-04-2006 03:18New video evidence released. Cameraman testifies the video was cut. He is then stopped and searched on a train leaving Genova and threatened.
Il Manifesto - 26/03/06
Translation is not 100 percent, due to time and state of health problems.
05-04-2006 19:31Group for Legal Support of the Network Against G8 (NAG8) was founded at the international coordination meeting of NAG8 in february 2006. The main tasks of group are: - information gathering about repression against people and groups who are suspected of protests preparing for the summit G8 in St.Petersburg - legal and informational support of people who are aim of repression - spreading information about cases of persecution of participants of protests and participants of protests preparation process. We completely share foundations of Network Against G8. We need help of professional lawyers and translators.
Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org (russian, english and german)
05-04-2006 14:19A round up of news concerning the activities of the Israeli army across occupied Palestine
05-04-2006 14:09judge anthony evans delivered a written verdict today which he refused to read out in court. he handed down a £250 fine, plus £250 costs, and of course a criminal record. mark barrett will appeal to a higher court on human rights grounds.
05-04-2006 03:12Myself and a couple of friends were privileged to take part in the NAMING THE DEAD - MASS CIVIL DISOBEDIENCE AGAINST THE OCCUPATION OF IRAQ -SUNDAY 2 APRIL 2006 in PARLIAMENT SQUARE.
04-04-2006 20:56Just as a car thief would like to make stealing cars legal, this War Criminal, with intentions for Perpetual Aggression, wants to scrap all international laws pertaining to Acts of Premeditated Aggression and Illegal Detainment/Torture.
04-04-2006 18:59Thirteen military sites became Designated Areas on April 1st (i.e. last Saturday!) This means that if you trespass on them the maximum penalty is potentially up to a year in prison.
04-04-2006 14:29Hundreds have been imprisoned and as many as 30 people killed, including several children, in clashes between the Turkish police forces and Kurdish demonstrators in the southeast of Turkey in recent days.
04-04-2006 11:51Briefing on up date of homes raided across the West Bank Monday, 3rd April 2006.