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NIGER DELTA WOMEN PROTEST AGAINST CHEVRON

JULY 2002

NEWS REPORTS ON THE PROTESTS

US oil GiantChevron Texaco suspends some of its exports after lightening stikes and protesting women stage an unprecedented peaceful 10 day occupation http://www.webactive.com/pacifica/demnow/dn20020723.html

Hands Up Or We Strip http://www.guardian.co.uk/Archive/Article/0,4273,4466062,00.html

Siege On Chevron: Officials Seek Truce With Women http://allafrica.com/stories/200207110258.html
NIGERIA: Women's stand-off with Chevron-Texaco in day four http://cgi.worldnews.com/?action=display&article=14603076&t emplate=oil/indexsearch.txt&index=recent

Women Besieging ChevronTexaco Oil Terminal Meet Company Officials in Nearby Village http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-d 
                            yn/articles/A61821-2002Jul12.html
Oil Execs Meet Nigerian Occupiers http://www.lasvegassun.com/sunbin/stories/w-af/2002/jul/12/071200282.html
Village women paralyze oil giant in Nigeria http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/articleshow.asp?art_id=15861793

Nigerian women who seized oil terminal won't budge http://www.suntimes.com/output/news/cst-nws-nigeria14.html
Oil company appeases Nigerian women http://www.usatoday.com/news/world/2002/07/15/nigerian-women.htm
Women Protesters Turn Down Pleas to Vacate Chevron Facilityhttp://allafrica.com/stories/200207160280.html
Women's Chevron siege endshttp://www.news24.com/News24/Africa/West_Africa/0,1113,2-11-998_1214213,00.html
Oil Company Seeks to End Hostage Standoff in Nigeria 

http://www.voanews.com/article.cfm?objectID=5691082A-C1CD-4763-B88BED5AD1AA7BD0&title=Oil%20Company%20Seeks%20to%20End%20Hostage %20Standoff%20in%20Nigeria&catOID=45C9C789-88AD-11D4-A57200A0CC5EE46C

Deal to end Nigeria oil protesthttp://www.cnn.com/2002/WORLD/africa/07/16/nigeria.oilwomen.ap/index.html
Oil deal 'off', Nigerian women sayhttp://news.bbc.co.uk/hi/english/world/africa/newsid_2132000/2132494.stm
Siege On Chevron: 300 Oil Workers Released, 700 Still Held http://hoovnews.hoovers.com/fp.asp?layout=displaynews&doc_i d=NR20020717670.2_62e5000fb4bddc0e

Women demand signed document before leaving oil rig http://www.ananova.com/news/story/sm_630665.html
Women storm more Nigerian oil terminals http://www.online.ie/news/latest_world/viewer.adp?article=1788643
Oil Company and Nigerian Women Protesters Strike Deal 

http://www.voanews.com/article.cfm?objectID=3B68D982-1C9E-4ECE-9E719C8F4274FE96&title=Oil%20Company%20and%20Nigerian%20Women%20Prot esters%20Strike%20Deal&catOID=45C9C789-88AD-11D4-A57200A0CC5EE46C

Crushing poverty spurs Nigerian women into oil standoff http://www.cnn.com/2002/WORLD/africa/07/17/nigeria.oilpoverty.
                             ap/index.html
Nigerian women storm five oil pipeline stations http://news.scotsman.com/international.cfm?id=772822002
Women seize 4 more oil facilities in Nigeria http://sunspot.net/news/nationworld/bal-te.nigeria18jul18.story?coll=bal% 2Dnationworld%2Dheadlines
Women seize 4 more oil facilities in Nigeria H
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Nigerian oil terminal sit-ins spread http://www.accessatlanta.com/ajc/epaper/editions/thursday/news_d3630675357ed05f00 55.html
Chevron Loses 100,000 BPD of Oil in Fresh Protest http://allafrica.com/stories/200207180145.html
Protests hit Chevron's Nigerian production http://www.news24.com/News24/Finance/Companies/0,4186,2-8-24_1215761,00.htm
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Women agree to talks in effort to end oil siege http://news.scotsman.com/international.cfm?id=765662002
Oil Production Resumes in Nigeria http://www.oilnews.com/p/ae/41b9f739b46a.html
Nigerian women leave oil plant http://news.bbc.co.uk/hi/english/world/africa/newsid_2136000/2136509.stm
 

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