Readers who have been appalled at the Mugabe governments so-called clearance programme may wish to get along to the vigil held every Saturday outside the Zimbabwe High Commission, 429 Strand, London, organised by the Zimbabwe Vigil Coalition
Friends of Democracy sponsors internet workshops. Read how the new tool of web log communication is empowering the women of Iraq. (KW)
The IFTU website carries a useful report of the current Iraqi trade union tour of the USA.
The IFTU website also carries a fascinating report of a recent trade union delegation to Iraq.
New York Times columnist Thomas Friedman presents a candid and controversial assessment of the current impasse in Iraqi politics and security.
The IFTU website reports a speaking tour of the US by Iraqi trade unionists.
Iraq’s Kurdistan regional parliament has held its historic first session. (PS)
The Iraqi Ministry of Foreign Affairs carries the speech delivered by Mr. Hoshyar Zebar, Minister of Foreign Affairs to the United Nations Security Council. (PS)
Greg Muttitt reports in the Guardian on how oil workers are fighting privatisation in Basra. (AJ)
Iraq Net reports on an international conference on Iraq, co-hosted by the United States and the European Union. State Department spokesman Richard Boucher said, “The aim of the conference is to provide a forum for the new Iraqi Transitional Government to present its priorities, vision and strategies for the transition period leading up to the next round of elections toward the end of the year. (PS)