UK Anti-militarism Newswire Archive
23-09-2004 10:40Report of the demonstration at the Governments Defence Export Services Organisation (DESO), who employ 600 civil servents to export arms from UK-based arms companies.
The demonstration on 21 September was also on the United Nations International Day of Peace.
Report by Jack Durrell for Campaign Against Arms Trade, who organised the demonstration.
23-09-2004 02:32Declaration of an international strategy meeting of anti-war and anti-globalisation movements in Beirut, Lebanon on 17-19 September 2004. Attended by hundreds of delegates. The Lebanese welcoming committee included Hizbullah, The Lebanese Communist Party, The Lebanese Socialist Party, Coordination of Domestic Associations and Al-Leqaa Club.
23-09-2004 00:10“Israel would be a much safer place to live if it would give up warfare and weapons and become civil-ized, if it would give up expansion and land grabbing and become decent and humane, if it would care about the ‘other’ and not only about more and more land, if it would stop being an occupier fretting over ‘demography’ and become a democracy caring about justice, liberty, and bread for all. “
22-09-2004 09:59From: "Theatre of War [Main}"
Below is some information and a sample letter for MP's to add their names to the EDM about the MDA, Please use as you can, email it out, send the end section to your MP, and please contact us if you would like further info.
Peace, love and action
Theatre of War
21-09-2004 21:23Our case is alleging that Bush and his puppets Rice and Cheney and Mueller and Rumsfeld and so forth, Tenet, were all involved not only in aiding and abetting and allowing 9/11 to happen but in actually ordering it to happen. Bush personally ordered it to happen....
21-09-2004 19:20The government says we cannot negotiate with terrorists. Andrew Marr says we can't negotiate with terrorists. Tim Collins MP says they can't negotiate with terrorists. They have short memories.
21-09-2004 17:39This is the clearest proof yet that, we are being lied to.
21-09-2004 06:29A website posts a comprehensive list of those men and women who have publicly refused illegal orders to prosecute this illegal, immoral war in Iraq.
20-09-2004 08:59Interview with a Conscientiously Objecting soldier who says he will not return for a second tour of duty in Iraq
20-09-2004 08:50Rally and picnic at USAF Croughton to protest at the unaccountability of US Bases in Britain etc. - 2nd October
19-09-2004 20:06Lessons learned by the US military during the Vietnam war and their application to the present wars in Iraq and Afghanistan with particular reference to casualty figures.
19-09-2004 14:27"Official" number of U.S. GI's killef in Iraq is now 1032. Some knowledgeable sources believe that figure could be 3 to 4 times higher in reality (www.mirror-world.ru) At any rate these reports are varified (www.icasualties.org) and startling in their own right.
What do you think this note on the South Carolina guard indicates?
"09/19/04 WaPo: Strains Felt By Guard Unit on Eve Of War Duty
The 635 soldiers of a battalion of the South Carolina National Guard scheduled to depart Sunday for a year or more in Iraq have spent their off-duty hours under a disciplinary lockdown in their barracks for the past two weeks."
Please spread this information widely. jamie
19-09-2004 05:24This week was the bloodiest week in the last two months, as 24 Palestinians, mostly civilians, including 6 children, were killed and dozens of other civilians were injured by Israeli troops. The difference between the suicide bomber and soldier(s) killing civilian population including children, is the IDF uniform and the US tax dollar in foreign aid .
travelling north from Burghfield.
18-09-2004 09:56ISM Hebron plan demonstratioon against the wall in hebron this Sunday