UK Anti-militarism Newswire Archive
10-11-2004 11:00An open meeting, led by a panel of local speakers, to discuss the implications of Bush's re-election.
10-11-2004 10:54Even here in Amman, I can still feel the suffering of the Iraqi's. The slaughter of Fallujah is underway. I spent time there during April's offensive, I know the place and many of the people. While the 'insurgents' defend their positions with AK47's and Rocket Propelled Grenades, the Americans attack with Howitzers, Planes, Helicopters, Cluster bombs and Hellfire missiles. The weaponry sums up the situation, but one thing is certain - these coming days will be marked down in the pages of the history books.
09-11-2004 18:55After the die-in event last week, four people went on to attend a recruitment event that Rolls Royce were holding at the university.
09-11-2004 15:58Don’t miss this exclusive opportunity to hear from the author of ‘No Logo’ Wednesday 24th November 2004 at 6.45pm, Friends Meeting House, Euston Road, London. (opp Euston Station)
09-11-2004 15:45Shocking scene of war.
U.S. forces launched a major offensive on Monday night 8th November to regain control over the Iraqi rebel-held city of Fallujah. As of the morning of Tuesday 9th November fierce fighting is taking place within Fallujah. Ground troops are meeting opposition, while US artillery and missile-firing helicopters are pounding city buildings. Many civilian deaths are expected. Meanwhile on Monday another Black Watch soldier was killed.
In response in Edinburgh red paint and anti war slogans were sprayed on the US consulate [report | update and picture]. 100-150 protested in Parliament Square, Edinburgh, while protesters blocked roads in London and demos were scheduled for Monday evening in at least 30 locations Britain-wide. [Indymedia UK feature]
Protests are being called for town and city centres across Scotland from 5pm on Tuesday 9th November. In Glasgow meet in George Square. In Edinburgh meet in Parliament Square, marching on the Scottish Parliament around 5.30pm. Anti war demos are being called for town and city centres across Scotland from 5pm on Tuesday 9th November.
09-11-2004 09:59Sussex Action for Peace the Brighton anti-war coalition has called a demonstration today to protest against the illegal bombing of Fallujah.
Please come we meet at 5.30pm to churchill square.
Whos city? Our city!!!..
09-11-2004 09:28http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2004-11/08/content_2191504.htm reports about dramatic situation in Fallujah
09-11-2004 06:32Foreign Office minister, Bill Rammell MP, seemed to reveal more than he intended during an interview with Jon Snow on last night's Channel 4 News.
09-11-2004 05:07Pacifying The Population-BBC
09-11-2004 04:37Bush's re-election bears blood-drenched fruit with the assault on Falluja.
Perhaps a little bit tougher Rumsfeld if you happen to live there?
08-11-2004 20:59This evening (monday 8th November) around 100 people met in central london to take part in NVDA (non violent direct action) in direct response to the attack launched today by the US against the city of Falluja in Iraq. Actions are planned again on Wednesday 10th November - meeting at 7pm at the statue of Edith Cavell (see below).