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Today - peace vigils

Kia ora,

reminder - below are today's (Monday 8 October) emergency response vigil details now that the US and British governments have launched their attack on the people of Afghanistan.

Also a reminder that as soon as you have decided when your next vigil/march/rally for peace is to be held, please advise us asap so we can keep the webpage updated with your details. It is useful if you can put 'next peace rally' or similar in the subject heading to enable us to pick those messages out quickly, as the number of email messages we are receiving has increased dramatically again overnight. If you are receiving this message via an e-list other than PMA's, then please send your details to pma@xtra.co.nz

* WHANGAREI - 5pm at Rose St cenotaph;

* AUCKLAND - 5pm in Aotea Square;

* NAPIER - 5pm in Clive Square;

* WELLINGTON - 5pm at the Cenotaph (cnr Bowen Street, in front of the Beehive);

* CHRISTCHURCH - 5-30pm, outside the Cathedral in the Square;

* DUNEDIN - 5pm in the Octagon.


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Peace Movement Aotearoa
the national networking peace organisation
PO Box 9314, Wellington, Aotearoa/New Zealand
Tel +64 4 382 8129 Fax +64 4 382 8173
pma@xtra.co.nz http://www.converge.org.nz/pma/
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