UK Repression Newswire Archive
18-06-2006 13:40Freedom Summer 2006 is nearly here. Palestinians are continuing to employ a greater variety of creative, non-violent resistance to the occupation and you’re invited to participate.
18-06-2006 13:23Two letters in a local newspaper reveal two BNP supporters. Anti fascists take note....
18-06-2006 10:27The teachers of Oaxaca are resisiting the authoritarian state of Mexico, while elsewhere the repression from the governor Ulises Ruiz continues.
18-06-2006 08:52Rex Tomb, Chief of Investigative Publicity for the FBI, asked why there is no mention of 9/11 on Bin Laden’s 'Most Wanted' web page: "He has not been formally indicted and charged in connection with 9/11 because the FBI has no hard evidence connected Bin Laden to 9/11.”
17-06-2006 21:03Oaxaca June 14 (CIMAC)-
Students from the university went on air in Radio University to give voice to the teachers and the civil society in Oaxaca after the ateempted eviction of the teachers concentrating in the city centre by the police. The police forcely closed down the radio.
Autor: Cimac translation John D
Soledad Jarquín Edgar, correspondent
17-06-2006 20:42Denouncement of aggression at Zapatista bases at the hands of OCEZ-Casa del Pueblo
San Christobal de las Casas 10th June 2006.
17-06-2006 20:35An Urgent Call to All Adherents at the National and International Levels to Condemn this New Demonstration of State Repression
By Subcomandante Marcos
The Other Mexico
17-06-2006 20:31Thousands of Police Surround the City Center as Strikers Hold Their Ground
By Geoffrey Harman
The Other Journalism with the Other Campaign in Oaxaca
June 14, 2006, OAXACA CITY:
In a scene that is starting to look all too familiar in Mexico, the police attempted to disrupt the Oaxaca teachers strike in downtown Oaxaca City this morning. At roughly 3 a.m. a police helicopter flew low over the tent city where the teachers have been camped for the past 23 days and shot canisters of tear gas.
Meanwhile, 3,000 state police armed with riot shields and clubs entered the chaos and tore apart the roughshod shelters where the teachers had been staying. During the course of the six-hour police intervention three people were reported to have been killed, two women and one child.
17-06-2006 18:19Early Friday morning around 100 policemen, some of them with horses, came in place, and violently entered the hunger strikers tents, in order to remove them. The police exercised exceed pressure and violence and even broke fingers of refugees.
17-06-2006 15:32A tough one to swallow, but the truth usually is! If anyone can prove this false please reply.
17-06-2006 09:17Protests Have Continued at Campsfield Immigration Removal Centre (IRC) north of Oxford with a yard-occupation last night by 25 inmates lasting until 5 am this morning, constantly-changing numbers refusing food at mealtimes, and sporadic violence.
All supporters are welcome!
16-06-2006 12:56Around 13:45 today, police arrived at Matilda, asking to come inside. People are requested to come down in support of the activists inside. More news as it comes in...
16-06-2006 07:46Recent update of events in Oaxaca and request for further info