Nur al-Cubicle

A blog on the current crises in the Middle East and news accounts unpublished by the US press. Daily timeline of events in Iraq as collected from stories and dispatches in the French and Italian media: Le Monde (Paris), Il Corriere della Sera (Milan), La Repubblica (Rome), L'Orient-Le Jour (Beirut) and occasionally from El Mundo (Madrid).

Friday, November 04, 2005

Maradona' s Anti-Bush Train

Retired Argentinian soccer star Diego Maradona organized the anti-Bush erain, El Tren del Alba, taking it on a 400-mile journey across Argentina. Riding the train were a multitute of protestors and reporters as well as Bolivian cocalero Evo Morales, MP Miguel Bonasso, film director Emir Kusturica and Cuban singer Silvio Rodríguez.

The train arrived at the resort town of Mar del Plata at 6:30 this morning.


Blogger shystee said...

"Raw, I'm gonna give it to ya
Like cocaine straight from Bolivia"
- Wu-Tang Clan, from 36 Chambers, 1991

Sweet photo.

3:19 PM  

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