US Indymedia Global Indymedia Publish About us
Printed from Boston IMC : http://boston.indymedia.org/
Boston.Indymedia
IVAW Winter Soldier

Winter Soldier
Testimonies
Brad Presente

Other Local News

Spare Change News
Open Media Boston
Somerville Voices
Cradle of Liberty
The Sword and Shield

Local Radio Shows

WMBR 88.1 FM
What's Left
WEDS at 8:00 pm
Local Edition
FRI (alt) at 5:30 pm

WMFO 91.5 FM
Socialist Alternative
SUN 11:00 am

WZBC 90.3 FM
Sounds of Dissent
SAT at 11:00 am
Truth and Justice Radio
SUN at 6:00 am

Create account Log in
Comment on this article | Email this article | Printer-friendly version
News ::
Italy Must Apologize, Say Captors
13 Apr 2004
A previously unknown group of "mujahidien" called the Green Division of the Prophet Mohammed announced they had captured four Italian security personnel working with the U.S.-led Coalition.
The group broadcast a videotape of the four Italians - all holding passports - and the weapons cache allegedly in their possession.
The group called on Italian Prime Minister Berlusconi to issue a public apology for his "long record of statements made against Islam and the Arabs," for the occupation of Iraq, and to withdraw his forces from Iraq. If the demands are met, the group said, the Italians would be treated humanely and released forthwith. No mention was made of the consequence if Italy failed to meet the conditions.

Meanwhile, Shia cleric Al Araji was released by U.S. forces after several hours of detainment in a U.S. tank, he claimed. He said he was treated satisfactorily but was not questioned at all.
Also in Baghdad, eight Russians were released after being detained yesterday.
Near Fallujah, Arab TV showed one burned Apache helicopter and another unidentified transport plane which the commentator said was hit by Iraqi resistance fire.
At press time, there have been no updates on the situation in Fallujah.
YellowTimes.org correspondent Firas al-Atraqchi drafted this report.
See also:
http://www.NewsFromTheFront.org

This work is in the public domain
Add a quick comment
Title
Your name Your email

Comment

Text Format
Anti-spam Enter the following number into the box:
To add more detailed comments, or to upload files, see the full comment form.