UK Newswire Archive
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21st March 4 till 5.30, Horfield Prison, Cambridge Road off Gloucester Road. Meeting at Golden Lion at 3pm onwards.
Welcome to Palestine Today, a service of the International Middle East Media Center,
www.imemc.org, for Tuesday, March 17th, 2009.
17-03-2009 14:44The Greek mainstream news source Kathimerini announced yesterday that an appeal to Scotland Yard was made by Prime Minister Costas Karamanlis to aid Greek authorities in stamping out dissent in the country.
Greece has seen a wave of politically motivated rioting, occupations and direct action since the killing of a teenage boy by a police officer in December last year. The situation remains tense as protests have continued into 2009.
According to the article key figures from the British police force will be offering advice on dealing with dissent across the spectrum from bombings to low level vandalism.
17-03-2009 13:26US Targeted Killing
Special Ops Targeted Killing
17-03-2009 11:58New Guantánamo Detainee Policy Rooted in International Law
17-03-2009 11:50A while ago we were asking people to write letters of complaint on behalf of William Johnston. He was on hunger strike for nearly two months before the medical staff at Glenochil prison would give him painkillers, that had been prescribed to him for life by his GP, for a crippling spinal condition.
17-03-2009 07:49Anti-deportation campaigners are risking arrest to stop the collective expulsion of approximately 50 Iraqi refugees from the UK. Campaigners have locked themselves to the gate of Tinsley House detention centre at Gatwick airport, where some of the deportees are being held, in an attempt to prevent the forcible deportation.
16-03-2009 22:44Demo's continue against The Cruise in Cabot Circus (shopping center)- the cruise are a chain of shops with 21 outlets in the UK. The Bristol store itself dosent sell fur at the moment but other Cruise stores do.
Please send polite letters of complaint to:
16-03-2009 21:28Please support our friend and stop his deportation, by signing the petition and then sending a copy of the letter to the Home Office which we'll post a copy up of very soon.
03/03/2009 - First attack against the Thor Steinar shop in Friedrichshain (Berlin)
02/03/2009 - Spontaneous demonstration for Christian S. / Stones against a Commerzbank (Berlin)
28/02/2009-01/03/2009 - Arson attack on expensive cars (Berlin)
01/03/2009 - DHL branch painted olive green (Berlin)
26/02/2009 - Army vehicles burned down! (Burg)
26/02/2009 - "Erik and sons" hacked!
24/02/2009 - Tires of two police vans slashed (Berlin)
24/02/2009 - Police prevents arsons attack – probable target the german army (Karlsruhe)
19/02/2009 - Package station of Wuppertal's post office colored (Wuppertal)
18/02/2009 - War memorial rendered nicer (Göttingen)
Mid-Feb - Antifa actions during the neonazi demonstration
ELECTRONIC SIT-IN AGAINST HLS (Cyberspace)
ATTACK ON KFC (USA)
FUR FARMER'S CARS PAINT-STRIPPED (Italy)
EXPLOITIVE SHOPS GLUED (Mexico)
19 SECONDS OF SOCIAL WAR (Mexico)
WINDOWS AT MCDONALDS SMASHED TO PIECES (Netherlands)
HOAX BOMB LEFT AT JALTENCO POLICE STATION (Mexico)
16-03-2009 20:15No this ain’t a April fools day prank, the joke of a trial does continue!
16-03-2009 19:09The first of the 'second wave' activists has pleaded guilty.
16-03-2009 18:56The UK is the only EU country to indefinitely detain children.
(if you think detention is an issue like many others, please read below)
16-03-2009 17:25(Latest news from a long series of protests and hunger strikes that started in Lampedusa and spread to other immigration prisons in Italy)