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Round up of events for Lebanon - weekend July 28-30th 2006

This is a round up of 16 protests for Lebanon from around the world, 8 in the UK including 2 from London and one from Prestwick airport in Scotland. There are 8 International protests listed including New York City, Tel Aviv and Perth, Australia.
As the dreadful situation in Lebanon gets worse it must be asked when will the `leaders of the free world` or the supposedly `civilised world` take any action?


There were a large number of demonstrations for Lebanon around the world and there will be many more leading up to and including the worldwide protests on Saturday 12th August. Here is a round up of 8 protests in the UK and 8 abroad. Some photos of today's shocking attack on Qana are also attached.


Today saw another massacre in Lebanon: More than 54 civilians, at least 34 of them children, have been killed in a town in south Lebanon in the deadliest Israeli strike of the conflict so far. Displaced families had been sheltering in the basement of a house in Qana, which was crushed after a direct hit.


STOP THE BOMBING!


Round up of weekend events for Lebanon
July 28th - July 30th 2006


In the UK


1/ Edinburgh:  http://scotland.indymedia.org/newswire/display/3098/index.php

2/ Prestwick Airport:  http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/scotland/glasgow_and_west/5227582.stm

3/Leeds:  http://www.scarface-uk.pwp.blueyonder.co.uk/leeds_demo/index.htm

4/Norwich:  http://www.indymedia.org.uk/en/2006/07/346480.html

5/London (Downing Street):  http://www.indymedia.org.uk/en/2006/07/346459.html

And

5a/ London (Trafalgar Square protest Sunday 30th)
 http://www.indymedia.org.uk/en/2006/07/346491.html


6/Birmingham:  http://www.indymedia.org.uk/en/regions/birmingham/2006/07/346436.html


7/Brighton:  http://www.indymedia.org.uk/en/regions/southcoast/2006/07/346221.html



Around the World:

8/ Beirut:  http://www.indymedia.org.uk/en/2006/07/346482.html

9/Pebble Beach, USA (Blair and Murdoch cosy up):  http://www.indybay.org/newsitems/2006/07/29/18292713.php

10/ New York City (Brooklyn):  http://nyc.indymedia.org/en/2006/07/74007.html

11/ Portland, Oregon:  http://portland.indymedia.org/en/2006/07/343318.shtml

12/ Perth, Australia:  http://sydney.indymedia.org/node/38005

13/Warsaw, Poland:  http://indymedia.nl/nl/2006/07/37994.shtml

14/ Tel Aviv, Israel:  https://israel.indymedia.org/newswire/display/5026/index.php

15/ Ireland:  http://www.indymedia.ie/article/77608

address: address: Edinburgh, Scotland