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quote http://www.abc.net.au/news/justin/nat/newsnat-5feb2003-45.htm Posted: Wed, 5 Feb 2003 13:02 AEDT Senate passes Iraq no confidence motion The Federal Senate has just passed a motion of no confidence in the Prime Minister's handling of the growing Iraq crisis. The vote was carried 34 to 31 with the support of Labor, the Democrats, the Greens and Independent senators. The Federal Government was also formally censured. It follows an 11-hour debate over Australia's possible involvement in a pre-emptive military strike against Iraq and the forward deployment of troops. Debate is continuing in the House of Representatives. end quote Use www.cafe-uni.com as your window on the world's news. Read the world's view of current events focussing on the Middle East. Use the noticeboard to announce your events. _______________________________________________ Sent via the discussion list of the Campaign Against Sanctions on Iraq. To unsubscribe, visit http://lists.casi.org.uk/mailman/listinfo/casi-discuss To contact the list manager, email firstname.lastname@example.org All postings are archived on CASI's website: http://www.casi.org.uk