UK Newswire Archive
01-04-2003 14:42Article in the Guradian on how US forces have been seen to be using excessive force on Iraqi civilians.
01-04-2003 14:33The following letter has now been signed by more than 150 Jews in the diaspora who thereby renounced their legal right to Israeli citizenship and was sent to the Israeli embassy in New York. By this gesture, the signers rejected any approval or support of Israel's dispossession of the Palestinian people, the brutality of its occupation, and the undemocratic/racist nature of its policies.
01-04-2003 14:24The latest ISM reports
01-04-2003 14:0014 singersongwriters from the Netherlands, Belgium, USA and the UK on a anti-war cd
01-04-2003 13:51upcoming events, particularly radical and alternative films and theatre play
01-04-2003 13:46Not Just Bush's War War Hawks Backtrack, White House "somber" Bring Our Lads Home -- Send Rumsfeld to War Instead Radio Giant Agitates For War Organic Agriculture Helps Fight Cancer Spectre of McCarthy Haunts Hollywood
01-04-2003 13:22CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) - Venezuela's military exchanged gunfire with Colombian paramilitaries and bombed a zone close to the border as a warning to the fighters, President Hugo Chavez said Sunday.
Start of video is mostly marching and the fire outside the dail, with excerpts from speeches at the end.
01-04-2003 13:11BOGOTA, Colombia - Police fired rubber bullets and tear gas into a crowd of more than 1,500 demonstrators Thursday who tried to march on the U.S. Embassy in Colombia to protest the war in Iraq (news - web sites). No serious injuries were reported.
01-04-2003 12:50Bristol anti war activists on her way back to UK
01-04-2003 12:41Backlash against Muslims has begun
01-04-2003 12:40Please pass on any complaints about the Police in London
01-04-2003 12:10Publisher's Note: While the population of the United States is transfixed in front of the screen, obsessed with the "war" that Power wants them to see, that Power designed to distract them from all other realities, a long-running war continues to rage in our own hemisphere; a 50 years war: The Colombian Civil War.
01-04-2003 11:59from BBC website
01-04-2003 11:40Protest at the war in Iraq and the Colombian government’s support for it has multiplied in Colombia. The protests have linked the invasion to the war in Colombia and cutbacks in social spending and services. The following takes in events in the capital Bogota, indigenous action in the countryside, and the coastal town of Sincelejo.