Re: name revealed /Love to Bro
Omar has done awesome activism in Opposing the FTA with Amerikkka &
Neo Colonialism in the Pacific (amongst heaps of other solid things)
PACIFIC YOUTH HOLD FAST: WE CAN’T IGNORE COLONISATION
By Omar Hamed
Omar Hamed:A Citizen’s Guide To An Emerging Empire
Thursday, 9 November 2006,
Selling out our neighbours and serving the empire
A commentary on Winston Peters Foreign Policy “Five Year Plan’
By Omar Hamed
> Kia ora whanau
> Omar is a dear friend of our whanau, and gave us awesome tautoko when
> I was picked up after the g20 last year. Tautoko back at ya bro.
> Another of 17 alleged terrorists rounded up in nationwide police
> swoops last week can now be revealed.
> He is Omar Hamed, a 19-year-old Auckland man facing three charges of
> illegal possession of a firearm.
> It is alleged Hamed - a Palestinian, born in Greece, but raised on the
> North Shore - was twice in possession of firearm in Tauranga between
> January 10 and January 14 this year, then was in possession of a
> semi-automatic rifle, in Auckland, between September 13 and
> His lawyer Anthony Rogers last week failed in a District Court bid to
> prevent publication of his name and picture, but appealed Judge
> Josephine Bouchier's ruling to the High Court.
> However, the deadline for that application past at 4.30pm today.
> Hamed is currently in custody, awaiting an Auckland District Court
> appearance on November 1.