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UK Repression Newswire Archive

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02-11-2006 11:49

A United Nations expert on human rights law body has declared the trial of former Iraqi President Saddam Hussein before an Iraqi special court is illegal because it violates the right to fair trial under international law writes Saleh Al-Mukhter.

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An Army of Yobs!

02-11-2006 11:23

A classic Problem, Reaction, Solution.

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Worldwide solidarity to halt the repression of the APPO

02-11-2006 10:52

On Sunday 29 October, Mexican federal state forces stormed the centre of Oaxaca in a bid to end the occupation of the central plaza (the zócalo) and re-take government and media buildings, occupied by popular forces since June. A number of militants have been killed or injured and dozens arrested. On Monday, 50,000 demonstrated in Mexico City in protest against the repression.

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How the UN lets genocidal states get away with murder

02-11-2006 06:22

‘I will kill them all with chemical weapons,’ announced Saddam Hussein’s cousin, Ali Hassan al-Majid, as he prepared to gas the Iraqi Kurds in 1988. ‘Who is going to say anything? The international community? Fuck them!’

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London Mexican Embassy protest - bad leg: what is there to learn

02-11-2006 03:14

After finally getting my laptop back from the unfortunate coffee spill episode, I've downloaded the photos of my right leg from Monday evening outside the Mexican Embassy in London.

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demo mexican embassy

01-11-2006 21:58

again, again, again

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Brad Will and Oaxaca discussion and films

01-11-2006 21:13

Bradley, 25 October 2006
At the rampART social centre (15 rampart street, London E1 2LA)
this thursday evening (2nd November), from 8pm...

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Homegrown war criminal's 'a serious problem in Australia'

01-11-2006 20:44

So we must be very alert and very alarmed!
Jump, scream, run and hide the muswims are coming to get you! Everywhere I turn there is another terrorist. I opened the sugar bowl this morning and there was a terrorist cockroach just waiting to get me, after stealing my sugar mind you. So we must be very alert and very alarmed. How else would a war criminal get re-elected after a holocaust and what looks like a third interest rate rise this year? Mostly, Howard's goals can only be attained, amongst other things, if he pushes race hate buttons and whilst you continue to live in fear.

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Growing DNA database 'turning Britain into a nation of suspects'

01-11-2006 18:46

One in four men could soon be included on the national DNA database which is helping to turn Britain into a nation of suspects, an expert group has warned.

:::: The consultation document is available here. Please respond to the consultation!! ::::

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Update on Mexican Embassy arrests at Oaxaca/Brad solidarity demo, Wednesday 1st

01-11-2006 14:23

The eight people arrested at the demonstration held outside the Mexican Embassy in London on the 30th of October, have just been released today wednesday 1st November.

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On the hypothesis of the article on London bombings

01-11-2006 14:20

The premises of hypothesis, contained in the article on London bombings, are explicated in this article. Various other known hypotheses and facts, related to the London bombings, are reviewed from their perspectives.

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Depleted Uranium Weapons – a BBC investigation by Angus Stickler

01-11-2006 14:16

A BBC investigation can reveal that the US and UK military have continued to use depleted uranium weapons despite warnings from scientists that it poses a potential long-term cancer risk to civilians.

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Oaxaca Solidarity Action Report, Berlin

01-11-2006 13:07

Around 100 people gathered today (01/11/06) in front of the Mexican embassy in Berlin to demonstrate solidarity with the resistance movement in Oaxaca, Mexico and to demand an end to the police and (para-)military brutality which has left at least seven dead and over a hundred injured.

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On the hypothesis of the article on London bombings

01-11-2006 13:01

The premises of hypothesis contained in the article, " London bombings: the unasked and unanswered questions" , are explicated in this article and other known hypotheses and facts are reviewed from their perspectives.

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Missile strike on Pakistani Islamic school slaughters 80

01-11-2006 12:53

A devastating pre-dawn missile strike on an Islamic school in Chingai in the remote Bajaur agency of Pakistan has left at least 80 students and teachers dead. The attack, which levelled the buildings and left just a handful of survivors, has provoked angry protests throughout the country.

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OutRage!- Arrest Khatami-Don't honour him...

01-11-2006 12:05

OutRage! challenges Met Police etc to arrest Iran's former President Khatami rather than honour him on his visit to London (and Edinburgh)

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'No More Fallujahs' - a personal account

01-11-2006 11:23

Banner at Northwood military base
One participant's account of a weekend of nonviolent mass civil disobedience - remembering the dead in Iraq, calling for an immediate end to the US/UK occupation, for massive reparations and debt cancellation so Iraqis can rebuild their country free from foreign interference, and for prosecution of those responsible for war crimes. Those events which took place within 1km of Parliament were also a direct challenge to Section 132 of the Serious Organised Crime and Police Act (SOCPA).

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poem for fallujah

01-11-2006 07:53

Poem for refugees anywhere

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Community Speaks Out: War Crimes

01-11-2006 02:30

War Crimes
We just can't believe that the country would not support this, we say this for all Australia but we also say this for the International community and all those dead Iraqi people.

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Brad Will Memorial Demonstration Video

31-10-2006 22:30

2 min mpeg1 video of the protest at the Mexican Embassy, Monday, October 30.

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