UK Newswire Archive
12-12-2003 12:21Oil workers in Iraq's largest and most significant oil refinery (even more so given Kirkuk's inoperability due to persistent resistance attacks)have turfed out Kellog Brown and Root - the Halliburon subsidiary responisble for supplying troops with food accomodation and services and awarding all reconstruction contracts to subcontractors.
12-12-2003 11:17It seems that under the "terrorism act", the police and government can do what it wants to anybody and get away with it. From silencing critics of war by imprisoning them, to torturing British Muslims and rounding them up into concentration camps, the threat of "terrorism" has been very useful to the British government. With the news from France being that it is banning women from wearing headscarves (so much for womens rights), seems this is a bleak time for the human race.
12-12-2003 10:35Another excellent demo against Britains Biggest corporate sponsor of Israel.
12-12-2003 09:31We need your support to the resistance against the building of a new road between Orpesa and Cabanes. You can Fill out the form that is below and a protest e-mail will be send by you to the responsibles of this ecological barbarity: Autonomic Department of Infrastructures, Autonomic Department of Territory and NECSO Corp.
12-12-2003 08:07President Bush explained why other nations will be barred from getting the contracts to rebuild the mess we made
12-12-2003 07:18Iraqi forces committed a number of violations of international humanitarian law, which may have led to significant civilian casualties. These violations included use of human shields, abuse of the red cross and red crescent emblems, use of antipersonnel landmines, placement of military objects in protected places (such as mosques, hospitals, and cultural property sites), and failure to take adequate precautions to protect civilians from the dangers resulting from military operations. The Iraq military’s practice of wearing civilian clothes tended to erode the distinction between combatants and civilians and put the latter at risk.
12-12-2003 04:21Warning: View only at own risk - Mature Content
12-12-2003 02:41Lube-and-fecal matter mix takes name of anti-gay U.S. Senator.
12-12-2003 00:20Ann Clwyd, the British politician who most strongly pushed the humanitarian case for war is shown posing in front of what is a manufactured mass grave photo-op
Note: this article draws no conclusions about human rights in Iraq and under Saddam Hussein. Or the extent of mass killings that took place. It solely concerns the ethics of British left wing politician Ann Clwyd.
11-12-2003 23:48Itamar Marcus, the Director of the Jerusalem-based Palestinian Media Watch, spoke to a packed audience of Deputies and other dignitaries about incitement in the Palestinian media.
11-12-2003 23:21As the Western/Israeli/Pakistani axes of the intelligence services engineer multiple 'terrorist' attacks to forward the Fourth Reich agenda, so the Slavic sector, '99 originators of the current technique, perform another outrage on the Moscow streets
11-12-2003 19:31DeeDee Halleck of Deep Dish TV ( http://deepdish.igc.org/) has prepared the following statement on Indymedia for inclusion in the Community Media press pack to be given out at tomorrow's (12.12.03) Community Media Forum at the World Summit on the Information Society ( http://www.wsis.org) in Geneva.
11-12-2003 19:01London Rising Tide (LRT) took a deep breath and tumbled into its first bout of street theatre on Wednesday December 10th, to show solidarity with grassroots protests at the COP9 climate stitch-up in Milan, and to introduce a surprisingly controversial note of scepticism into many people's rose-tinted take on the Kyoto Protocol.
11-12-2003 17:26Forgive report from the BBC, but this is insane! Both in France and Germany, pupils and teachers may be banned from wearing religious symbols in school. What happened to freedom of worship? Have we forgotten the lessons of our own history?
11-12-2003 16:56All this year the UK & US have been searching Iraq for the missing WMD - but they're not in the Middle East, they're in West Berkshire!
Come and join our hunt for the missing WMD next Easter, and show the world the hypocrisy of our "leaders"