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(en) <copied from alter-ee> Recent anti-war action in Czechia [EXCERPT]

From "AP" <apf@seznam.cz>
Date Thu, 3 Apr 2003 18:17:24 +0200 (CEST)

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Although general public mobilization is missing, anti-war effort is still
the strongest since the spring of public activities in the beginning 90'
(in that time targeted mainly against army services).
Last Sunday March 30 there were the biggest anti-war demo so far. About
1500 came, anarchist 100 people strong block was presented between another
blocks like high school students block, university student block, <snip>.
Anarchist carried big banner saying "Against capitalist war, against
capitalist peace - terrorist = IMF, WB, WTO, EU, NATO...." and a few
red-black flags.
On Tuesday March 25, spontaneous demo against war took place in a small
city (a couple of tens of thousands people) Valaske Mezirici. About 200
mainly young people attended, marched streets and chants anti-war slogans.
Local anarchists were presented and involved in very short two days
preparations. Only one police car was presented, it tried to stop the
march several timesbut without success. Few people were fined later after demo.

In Pilsen, three anarchists masked as deaths marched the streets and
handing anti-war leaflets. Also, anti-war graffiti appeared around the
city. Another demo is planned on April 7.
In Prerov on Saturday March 30 about 50 people, mainly anarchists,
attended anti-war march and chanted anti-war and anti-capitalist slogans.
On April 2, anti-war demo organized by local high school students attended
by around 150 people took place in really small city Roznov (about 10 000
inhabitants). Small anarchist block was presented.
250 mainly young people attended anti-war march in Opava city on April 1,
prepared by local high school and university students. A couple of tens
students attended anti-war demo in Jihlava on March 28.
Another two anarchist demonstration are taking place this weekend - in
Prague and in another small city Caslav.
About direct actions: several cases of hanging banners out took place
across the Czech republic. Two big banner were hanged on very significant
historical building in Prague by one well-known NGO activist. In Pilsen,
someone "unknown" hanged banner on historical tower in city center and it
was later get off by fire-patrol. One man is accused of hooliganism
because he sprayed "thank you" and "fuck off USA" on US army memorial in

for more infos from Czechia look at http://www.csaf.cz/english.php

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