From June 6th to 8th the "representatives" of eight of the most powerful states from the global north are planning to meet in Heiligendamm near Rostock in Germany. Without any legitimacy to decide about global politics they will coordinate their decisions and therefore stand for the continuation of the state the world which for the majority means hunger, misery, war, and exclusion. Despite police repression and political propaganda, the summit will face one of the biggest mobilisations ever to shut down the G8.
Follow the continuous flow of latest updates at the IMC Timeline of Events (eng) and check Indymedia Germany in English for latest reports.
People from Nottingham have posted two reports from the protests:
Nottingham folk report from G8 in Germany #1
Nottingham folk report from G8 in Germany #2