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Thursday, November 20, 2003

Several bombs explode in Istanbul, Turkey, destroying the Turkish head office of HSBC and the British consulate.
Between 110,000 (according to the police) and 300,000 (according to the organization) people demonstrate in and around Trafalgar Square in London against the war in Iraq and George W. Bush's state visit. //www.indymedia.org.uk/en/2003/11/281262.html
The FTAA negotiations in Miami end one day early a menu approach is adopted to assure the future of the agreement, allowing individual countries to opt out of controversial or unacceptable provisions. Between 10,000 and 25,000 protestors demonstrate outside the conference center the police use rubber bullets, and over 100 people are arrested. //www.oneworld.net/article/view/73394/1///english.aljazeera.net/NR/exeres/798C19F0-648C-479E-9400-0963A2234919.htm
Terrorist attacks: Bombs hit Istanbul, Turkey. At least 25 are killed and hundreds injured in two car-bomb blasts that devastate the Turkish headquarters of HSBC and the British consulate. British Consul-General Roger Short is among the dead. The Great Eastern Islamic Raiders' Front (IBDA-C), a radical Islamist group, claims responsibility. //news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/europe/3222608.stm
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