UK Anti-militarism Newswire Archive
26-09-2006 15:47Faced with a burgeoning insurgency and the deteriorating authority of the central government of Hamid Karzai, the NATO command has signalled its determination to sacrifice more Afghan civilians and its own soldiers in a desperate bid to wrest control of the country.
Fierce resistance to the occupation, resulting in heavy losses for both insurgent fighters and foreign troops, has forced commentators close to the British military to dispense with the pretence of a “peace-keeping” mission and describe the situation as “all out war.”
26-09-2006 09:57this film highlights the improbability of the government coming clean on what they really know about 7/7 - it is a rallying cry to the independent media and should be watched.
26-09-2006 07:46PRESS RELEASE 25/09/06
25-09-2006 18:33After a year of being an out-of-control tabloid whore, George Michael gets political, and played his first gig in 15 years Saturday.
Several Israeli army tanks and bulldozers stormed Al Farahien and 'Abassan Al Kobra areas near Khan-Younis south of the Gaza Strip and the Rafah crossing was closed again after three days of operating. In the West Bank today, the Israeli military court ruled that eighteen Palestinian legislators are to remain imprisoned. These stories and more coming up stay tuned.
25-09-2006 17:07PALESTINE SOLIDARITY CAMPAIGN & BOYCOTT ISRAELI GOODS CAMPAIGN CALL FOR BOYCOTT DAY OF ACTION
On Saturday October 7th 2006 supporters of Palestinian rights around the UK will be taking part in actions promoting a boycott of apartheid Israel .
For further and info pictures call Palestine Solidarity Campaign - 020 7700 6192 firstname.lastname@example.org
25-09-2006 16:34Ex-US President Bill Clinton will be arriving at the Royal Albert Hall tomorrow, 25-09-06, around 4.30pm for the Question and Answer session of the Leadership of the Future seminar.
25-09-2006 11:51Something happened in Vienna that could possibly and hopefully avert a threatened war.
25-09-2006 11:13The sort of people that might come out for a demo against "replacing" Trident in the totally different global environment post-cold war are a far wider group than the old "lefties, greenies, etc" of the 80s, as are the people that are sceptical of war in iraq, staying in Kabul - when the example of a peace deal with locals seems to have lasted across the S border - but the "casuals" that decide, that A.M. to go - -
24-09-2006 22:42Sources close to the Aga Khan (the Imam of the Shia Ismaili Muslims) report that his special envoy to Kabul and Islamabad has complained to the Hamid Karzai government about the involvement of U.S. Special Forces and paramilitary private contractors in Afghan opium commerce.
24-09-2006 21:40The trajectory of a long-running campaign that gave birth this month to the preposterous all-party British parliamentary report into anti-Semitism in the UK can be traced back to intensive lobbying by the Israeli government that began more than four years ago, in early 2002.