UK Repression Newswire Archive
02-11-2006 11:49A 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.
02-11-2006 10:52On 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.
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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01-11-2006 18:46One 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.
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01-11-2006 14:23The 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.
01-11-2006 14:20The 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.
01-11-2006 14:16A 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.
01-11-2006 13:07Around 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.
01-11-2006 13:01The 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.
01-11-2006 12:53A 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.
01-11-2006 12:05OutRage! challenges Met Police etc to arrest Iran's former President Khatami rather than honour him on his visit to London (and Edinburgh)