UK Newswire Archive
04-04-2002 03:09Latest Updates from Occupied Bethlehem
by imc volunteer • Wednesday April 03, 2002 at 01:57 PM
from IMC Palestina
04-04-2002 02:32"Blitzkrieg" ?the devastatingly effective Nazi war strategy ?is how Secretary of Defence Donald Rumsfeld describes current US military strategy in Afghanistan. Rumsfeld maintains, that the Pentagon must shift its priorities to building a high-tech military capable of launching similar lightning strikes across the world. (Financial Times, 1/2/02)
04-04-2002 01:59Interview with Sean Riordan - CNN by imc volunteer ? Wednesday April 03, 2002 at 03:10 PM
the article has some bang up to date stuff in the article.
04-04-2002 01:57Protestors occupy trees in the grounds of Israeli Consulate in Dublin
03-04-2002 23:39An open letter to Tony Blair by the novelist Ahdaf Soueif, published in the Guardian of 3rd April.
03-04-2002 23:33The APC calls on trade unions, community groups and others to show solidarity with the Palestinian cause by demonsrating in Whitehall on Thursday 4th April, the day when Blair flies to the US to meet Bush.
03-04-2002 23:29Past, present and future of the Western Sahara - Pasado, presente y futuro del Sahara - Passé, présent et futur du Sahara -
03-04-2002 22:36Viewers to CNBC "AmericaNow" & "Chris Mathews" programs last night witnessed rabid outburts of yankocentric hysteria.
03-04-2002 21:59Pig service of northern ireland/RUC go beserk in the New Lodge area of Belfast,
03-04-2002 20:53About 2000-3000 demonstrators gathered today in Beit-Hanina in order to demonstrate against the brutal Israeli occupation.they were met with utmost brutality
03-04-2002 20:45For more than five years, and in the face of massive unemployment, now pushing 30% nationally, there has developed an outstanding unemployed workers’ movement — the piqueteros — who have asserted their right to work through massive road blockades.
03-04-2002 20:28BUSH EXTENDS GLOBAL WAR
03-04-2002 20:14extracts of a text of Jared James (translated for the Portuguese) is censured by Indimedia Brasil, see texts below
forget, Israel is said to have 250 nuclear weapons,''
'War against Terror' to stabilize their own interested. How a War in Israel can happen again and what
is going on since the Bush election? He must be a monster - or sick
03-04-2002 17:52“Who was watching the skies,” the Miami Herald wanted to know. “Forty-five minutes. That’s how long American Airlines Flight 77 meandered through the air headed for the White House, its flight plan abandoned, its radar beacon silent…Even with the transponder silent, the plane should have been visible on radar, both to controllers who handle cross-continent air traffic and to a Federal Aviation Administration command center outside of Washington, according to air traffic controllers.” [“Who watched as flight plan was aborted?” Miami Herald Sept. 14, 2001]
03-04-2002 17:40I'm in Buenos Aires, and today, with fortune upon me, is the 26th anniversary of the military coup in Argentina. There's been a demonstration brewing all day, but what I saw tonight was beyond the limits of my imagination.
A demonstration with well over 100,000 people, and even close to 200,000, emerged on the street between the Palace and the Congress (about 3km in length). The surrounding blocks and the road between the palace were crammed full of people as far as the eye could see. At one point it genuinely looked as if the MST would start the charge on the Congress with a bus.....