UK Terror War Newswire Archive
07-09-2011 11:28"Dear" British special forces SAS coming back home. Losses recognized as
September 6, 2011, 18:12 ["Argumenty.ru," Alexander Grigoriev]
07-09-2011 08:43Ten years ago terrorists used hijacked aeroplanes to destroy the Twin Towers in New York City, killing nearly three thousand people. This was a crime which Stop the War Coalition condemned at the time, and it reaffirms that condemnation today.
05-09-2011 16:49.............Protect its Own Butt!
We are ten years into a war on Aghanistan, 20 years into a war on Iraq and 250+ daze into the confinement without charge of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange who has done so much to expose the true nature of these wars. Wars that have no end date, no popular support and presently little visible opposition.
05-09-2011 12:59On the morning of 30 April 2008 three ploughshares activists entered the Waihopai Spy Base (south island NZ) and used a sickle to deflate one of the two 30 metre domes covering satellite interception dishes. On March 17th 2010, following a jury trial in Wellington, the three were acquitted of all charges. In August 2011 the NZ Crown went to the High Court to seek damages on behalf of the spy agency from the acquited defendants.
03-09-2011 15:34The Drone Protest Camp at RAF Waddington near Lincoln has been successfully established today, exactly 30 years after Greenham Common Women's Peace Camp was set up to protest Cruise Missiles.
Visitors and campers welcome.
From the allegedly liberal left to Murdoch’s hard right, the media spectrum continues to shine green for 'go' on the Libyan war. An Independent on Sunday (IoS) editorial on August 28 observes:
‘This newspaper supported Nato's military intervention, and Britain's part in it, when it began in March, but it was a choice between hard and complex options – and so it remains.’
"Why are you attacking us? Why are you killing our children? Why are you destroying our infrastructure?"
– Television address by Libyan Leader Muammar Gaddafi, April 30, 2011
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25-08-2011 22:49The US/UK/French-led war on Libya will be remembered as one of history's greatest crimes. It violates the letter and spirit of international law and America's Constitution. The Nuremberg Tribunal's Chief Justice Robert Jackson (a US Supreme Court Justice) called Nazi war crimes "the supreme international crime against peace." His November 21, 1945 opening remarks said: "The wrongs which we seek to condemn and punish have been so calculated, so malignant, and so devastating, that civilization cannot tolerate their being ignored, because it cannot survive their being repeated."
25-08-2011 09:07IMC Mods - pls keep this up: it is an important angle on the war of terror and needs to be circulated widely.
25-08-2011 09:05In a few days it will be the tenth anniversary of September 11, 2001. How well has the US government’s official account of the event held up over the decade?
24-08-2011 22:26Join us at the new peace camp at RAF Waddington near Lincoln, LN5 9NB from September 3, (anniversary of the start of World War 2)
Take banners, whistles. Be visible, vocal. Make our opposition loud and clear.