05 Nov 07. Pakistan police beat up lawyers. Police have baton-charged a rally by Pakistani lawyers protesting outside the High Court in Karachi against the country’s state of emergency. Lawyers said many colleagues were arrested as the protest was broken up. (Source: BBC)
BATTLESPACE Comment: Quite clearly there is cause for a State of Emergency! No further comment required!
The Dickin Medal, awarded to exceptionally brave animals, has been awarded 62 times: to 32 messenger pigeons, 26 dogs, three horses and one cat (Simon, of HMS AMETHYST). (MoD, 2 Nov 07.) Copyright © 2007 Defence Research & Analysis (DR&A)
07/43. (Source: DNA DEFENCE NEWS ANALYSIS, Issue 0743, 06 Nov 07)
“If something hasn’t broken on your helicopter, it’s about to.” (Source: Mike Gormley)