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Stop the War Coalition launches march

Issue No. 1941

George Solomou, Lindsey German & Ray Hewitt (Pic: Guy Smallman)

George Solomou, Lindsey German & Ray Hewitt (Pic: Guy Smallman)


The Stop the War Coalition publicly launched its 19 March demonstration on Tuesday. Lindsey German was joined by Ray Hewitt (right), who joined the army at 16, fought in the first Gulf War, and is now a reservist in the British army. He has told the ministry of defence that he now wishes to be a conscientious objector, because he “will not fight in an illegal war in Iraq.” George Solomou (left), the former TA soldier who refused to go to Iraq, also endorsed the march


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Sat 5 Mar 2005, 00:00 GMT
Issue No. 1941
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