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International notes

Turkey: Torches for peace / Australia: 30,000 students strike vs. war / Bangladesh: Thousands march vs. war / Greece: 112 MPs demand their country stay out

Labor leaders to Bush: Stop bullying Mexico

Leaders of the nation’s main farm labor organizations sent a letter on March 10 to President George Bush expressing their “outrage over the heavy-handed tactics” employed by his administration against the government of Mexico.

Shock and awe would destroy Baghdad

WASHINGTON – Humanitarian groups warn of “catastrophic” civilian casualties if George W. Bush forges ahead with his “Shock and Awe” attack on Iraq in which cities will be struck with 3,000 missiles in the first 48 hours of war.