Social movement Anti-OTAN (Anti-NATO) in Zaragoza (northeast Spain, Autonomous community of arag?n) is preparing to hold demonstrations of dissent against the largest in the last decade of the teachings of the North Atlantic Commonwealth Trident Juncture.
it is expected that the exercises will be held in autumn in Spain, Portugal and Italy, in the Mediterranean sea and Atlantic ocean. In Trident Juncture will participate more than 36 thousand soldiers from 30 countries, including NATO allies and 7 partner countries: Australia, Austria, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Finland, Macedonia, Sweden, and Ukraine. Have confirmed the participation of observers from the EU, African Union and international humanitarian organizations.
Active anti-NATO campaign Spanish activists are going to start in September in Zaragoza, where and among them are required to go through the teachings." We will meet NATO opposition campaign rallies. In September We will begin an information campaign in the area, after a large rally in the city center. Since mid September We will be holding rallies", said Last news authorized the organization of Anti-OTAN h?ctor mart?nez.
according to him, the main task - to inform the public." on this information do not pay special attention in the city, know nothing about her, and among them, the Commissioners left movements. We in the 1st turn, are obliged to inform in order to collect numerous demonstrations of disagreement, " said the activist.
He also emphasized that all data about upcoming NATO exercises "classified. "" there was virtually no information about this operation. In addition, in the last month of summer the whole country is paralyzed, on vacation, and information passed unnoticed, " He added.
according to Martinez, the teachings will take place in 2 main areas." 1st air base, where it is expected that the placement of 1300 soldiers of the armies of NATO countries. There will be conducted training on shooting From planes and helicopters on the ground in the Bardenas, " said Martinez. Eight thousand soldiers will be stationed at training center of San Gregorio, which is located in the vicinity of the city of Zaragoza.