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Over 100 A-protesters arrested in England

By Compiled From Wire Service Dispatches With Analysis From Monitor Correspondents Around The World, Edited By Linda Feldmann / June 3, 1983



Upper Heyford, England

Police arrested 102 antinuclear demonstrators as hundreds formed a human blockade. Thursday was the third day of a sit-in to disrupt operations at a US Air Force fighter-bomber base. US planes, including F-111s used to carry nuclear bombs, took off normally from the Oxfordshire base, 80 miles northwest of London.

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