The Global Antiwar Demos (Report)

Armand Diego causebellum at yahoo.com
Sat Mar 22 15:16:26 MST 2003


http://www.sf-frontlines.com
FRONTLINES, the newspaper of the left

TODAY'S STORIES - UPDATED DAILY

Mighty Antiwar Demonstrations and Rallies in New York,
Los Angeles, San Francisco and Other Cities

NEW YORK - (AFP,AP, CNN, Frontlines Correspondents)
While US bombers and Tomahawk missiles continued to
mercilessly pound Baghdad, Basra, Mosul and other
cities and towns, US/British ground troops are
encountering some resistance in their Blitzkrieg
towards Baghdad, noticeably including some armed
civilian Iraqis who are pinning down entire US/British
tank columns.

And for those in the mainstream media who wished for
days the antiwar movement in the US was dead, their
news was greatly exaggerated. Today, more than 200,000
people are marching down the streets of New York. The
demonstration is so big that while the first
contingents arrived already to the rallying point,
many are just starting to march thirty blocks away.

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The Global Antiwar Movement Again on the Streets

THE WORLD (AFP, AP, Online Resources and Frontlines
correspondents) -Denouncing the Australian prime
minister, demonstrators in Sidney chanted:
"John Howard, you can't hide. We charge you with
genocide."

"Bush, murderer," chanted protesters in Paris, while
protesters in Helsinki, Finland roared, "George Bush,
CIA, how many kids did you kill today?"

"Fight back, Americans are killers," protesters
chanted outside the U.S. Embassy in Jakarta.

"Oh Arab army! Where are you?" the Cairo students
chanted, calling on Arab nations to send troops to
support Iraq.

"Shock and Awe, is Shock of Shame" chanted some
demonstrators in New York. "No Empire, No War"
screamed others at the San Francisco rally.

"Bush, Blair stop la guerre" shouted tens of thousands
of French demonstrators.

"Blair Out!" and "Bring Our Boys Home!," proclaimed
placards at the massive London's demonstration today.

"US Troops out of Germany" was one of the slogans at a
massive march in Berlin.

"Bush is a butcher" said demonstrators in Mauritania

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