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UK Smash EDO Newswire Archive

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EDO Complicit in Murder in Gaza- call for demo

27-12-2008 18:58

EDO Complicit in Murder in Gaza- call for demo - Please pass on urgently and widely

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Dennis Blair: Corporatist Candidate for Director of National Intelligence

27-12-2008 09:32

A profile of ex-EDO Corp director Dennis C Blair linked to military industrial corruption and genocide in East Timor who is slated as Obama's Director of national Inteligence

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Secret EDO Corp Warlock Anti-IED technology report leaked by Wikileaks

26-12-2008 23:45

One of the biggest earners for EDO Corp (now owned by ITT) has been its range of Warlock anti-IED counter measure systems.

A secret US Army report reveals flaws in the system is now available on wikileaks

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Corrupt EDO Corp Director Will Be Obama's Director of National Intelligence

19-12-2008 11:12

Washington insider says Admiral Dennis Blair will be appointed to the top intelligence post in the new Obama administration. This is despite protests from East Timor solidarity groups who charge him with collusion with genocide by Indonesia of tens of thousands of East Timorese civilians, as well as having corrupt links with the military industrial complex.

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raytheon rooftop protest continues...

11-12-2008 15:53

Anti-war protesters have braved sub-zero temperatures in the night to continue their rooftop protest at the Raytheon office block in Frenchay near Bristol.

They've spent so much time up there the council are rumoured to be sending them a council tax bill!

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Direct Action against EDO/ITT

11-12-2008 13:46

those dratted pixies are back again...

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3rd Raytheon Rooftop Protest Bristol

10-12-2008 18:16

hi ya!
Anti-war protesters have again outwitted cops and security guards and occupied the rooftop of the Raytheon office block in Frenchay near Bristol. They are waving banners and shouting slogans.

We just Love on the roof tops in Bristol!

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A privatised police force, just for us…?

08-12-2008 13:59

It’s hard to know for sure, but it seems probable that the officers pictured below at the Smash EDO Shut ITT demo in Brighton were collecting ‘intelligence’ on behalf of the National Public Order Intelligence Unit (NPOIU). The NPOIU work alongside that other lovely bunch, NETCU (National Extremism Tactical Co-ordination Unit) who came to public attention recently by escalating Earth First! and climate campers to the status of terrorists in an article written for the Observer newspaper. The article was later withdrawn by the Observer when it was slammed by their readership as unsubstantiated police propaganda.

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East Timor Action Network Opposes ex-EDO Corp Director as new US Intel Chief

06-12-2008 18:01

ETAN Urges Obama Against Appointment Of Blair

Saturday, 6 December 2008, 11:04 am

Press Release: The East Timor Action Network ETAN

ETAN Urges President-elect Obama Not to Appoint Adm. Blair Director of National Intelligence

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New interactive online map reveals the extent of police brutality during protest

04-12-2008 13:03

Sussex students arrested under anti-terrorism laws - Disabled student held in custody for 7 hours and denied access to doctor - Police set dogs on peaceful protesters

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Dyncorp found guilty by jury of racism in Iraq contracts.

01-12-2008 12:18

The massive US military contractor has been found to have discriminated against an african-american run corporation over contracts in iraq.

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Obama names corrupt old ex-EDO Corp CIA man as national security chief

27-11-2008 10:50

Dennis C. Blair to be the new Director of National Security in Obama administration

the more things 'change' the more they stay the same

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Smash EDO Smashing Update

25-11-2008 17:09

here's the latest news from Smash EDO

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Sussex Uni students vote to oust military from students union

14-11-2008 19:38

Yesterday, students at the students union agm voted to support a motion to withdraw support for all military funded bodies.

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police arrest edo activist at home

05-11-2008 12:58

Hampshire police have taken one of the activists arrested at the first edo demo on june 4th into custody for further questioning they arrived at the house on behalf of sussex police and arrested the activist for violent disorder, the activist was arrested at the first edo demo and has been on bail since for conspiracy to commit criminal damage, conspiracy to commit aggrevated tresspass and breach of s14.

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Raytheon in Bristol Blockaded

05-11-2008 11:31

hi honey we're home!
Work Disrupted For The Third Time In Three Weeks At Raytheon Systems, Bristol.
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