UK Anti-militarism Newswire Archive
25-08-2003 17:09There is now a large list of events and protests scheduled around the DSEi arms fair in London in September. Events below are listed on the Disarm DSEi website complete with maps ( http://www.dsei.org/), the CAAT website ( http://www.caat.org.uk/), the Destroy DSEi website ( http://www.destroydsei.org/) and the Fluffy DSEi website ( http://www.geocities.com/fluffydsei/index.html). (NB - List compiled 25th August)
25-08-2003 14:02The United States has hired officers from Saddam Hussein's feared and notorious Mukhabarat intelligence service to provide information about people who may be involved in resistance attacks and guerrilla strikes against American forces and international targets.
25-08-2003 04:58Did the Pentagon order the assassination of a journalist in order to cover up secret mass burials of dead U.S. soldiers and U.S.- contracted mercenaries in the deserts around Baghdad? What is really behind the killing of my colleague and friend, the Palestinian Reuters cameraman, Mazen Dana, in Bagdad?
23-08-2003 08:47The British embassy compound in Baghdad has been evacuated following a "credible threat" of attack
22-08-2003 18:25Two of the activists carrying disarmament tools arrested by armed Ghurkas inside USAF Fairford during the war, will appear in Cheltenham Court this week.
22-08-2003 17:48Yesterday morning Israeli forces imposed a curfew on the Old City of Nablus, announced on local television and radio, in response to the third suicide attack in the last 7 days, this time in Jerusalem. Tanks, jeeps and other IDF vehicles entered the city to enforce the curfew and carry out searches for Hamas members thought to be hiding in the city. 14 men have been reported arrested; one 16 year old boy was found in possession of explosives.
22-08-2003 15:52East Oxford Stop the War Coalition relaunched with succesful meeting
22-08-2003 15:18short update
22-08-2003 11:13email addresses of people from companies organising the arms fair
21-08-2003 22:13Manchester DSEi benefit/screening on September 3rd
21-08-2003 21:42Did the pig have some banned chemical substances stashed there?
Was he a pervert up to no good?
21-08-2003 14:47In a shocking display of ineptitude it seems that Ammo City, the alternative music entertainment and news website / forum, has been mistakenly invited to the DSEi arms fair!!
See text from the site below
21-08-2003 14:33Article from Newham Recorder (20/08/03), the local newspaper from where DSEi arms exhibition will take place:
21-08-2003 13:37There are several training sessions being held on Non Voilent Direct Action (NVDA) in the run up to and during the protests against the DSEi arms fair: