UK Repression Newswire Archive
24-05-2009 14:19Smashing update...
24-05-2009 12:42March from the centre of Calais to Coquelles, the immigration detention centre west of the town. March is part of the NoBorder camp which is taking place in Calais 23rd-29th June.
24-05-2009 10:24Two British surgeons on a humanitarian mission to Gaza are undertaking hunger strikes until permitted access to the city from Egypt’s Rafah crossing, according to Islington Friends of Yibna.
24-05-2009 00:47on saturday afternoon several hundred protestors joined the protest against police violence and marched from trafalgar square to new scotland yard
23-05-2009 10:00Link to short video report on BBC - features EDO/ITT protesters.
22-05-2009 16:28Download the latest show which aired live on 15th May 2009
22-05-2009 11:00by Editor, 'The Sunday Leader'
Published: 11 January 2009
This was Mr Wikramatunga's last editorial, who was brutally assassinated on 8 January. The opinions expressed are the author's own. Extract was also published in the May/June 2009 edition of Amnesty Magazine.
21-05-2009 19:36It has been left to South Africa to call for investigations into violations of Geneva Conventions in the recent conflict, as the western world appears, atleast, to procrastinate.
21-05-2009 19:27The whereabouts of Medical Superintendent Dr. Shanmugarajah who was attending the wounded at the makeshift hospital at Mu'l'li-vaaykkaal junior school, Regional Director of Health Services (RDHS) doctors, Dr. Varatharajah and Dr Sathiyamoorthy, arrested by the Sri Lanka Army (SLA) after fleeing the Safety Zone Saturday, are still unknown, and several Rights groups feared for doctors' lives, sources in Colombo said. The same applies to 12 ICRC workers who tirelessly served the wounded civilians including hundreds of children with the very minimal medical help and medicines and under continuous bombardment.
21-05-2009 11:56Judges have ruled that the Met. must destroy photos of arms trade campaigner Andrew Wood, according to the BBC.