Archive | June 25, 2011

Yonatan Shapira, #Flotilla2 U.S. Boat to Gaza Crew – video

USBOATTOGAZA on Jun 25, 2011 Crew member Yonatan Shapira talks about why he is going aboard the US Boat to Gaza with the Stay Human Flotilla at the end of the month. I was a captain in the Israeli Air Force and a Black-Hawk Pilot until 2003 when together with other pilots I initiated the […]

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Suspected Israeli agents try to sabotage Freedom #Flotilla2 ship’s engine

[ 25/06/2011 – 07:20 PM ] ATHENS, (PIC)– A group suspected of being linked with the Israeli foreign intelligence agency the Mossad was reported to have tried to thwart the sailing of a Greek ship slated to join the Gaza-bound Freedom Flotilla II due to set sail sometime next week. The elements tried to sabotage […]

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Freedom Flotilla song ~ by @DocJazzMusic

http://www.facebook.com/docjazz This music video is dedicated to all the brave people who set sail to break the siege of Gaza, and to the nine martyrs of the Mavi Marmara, who were brutally murdered by the Israeli navy. Hopefully this song helps to inspire more and more flotillas! Free Palestine, Free Gaza ! Words, music, performance […]

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Hamas: Only a prisoner swap can release Shalit

[ 25/06/2011 – 06:14 PM ] DAMASCUS, (PIC)–  Hamas has reiterated that captured Israeli soldier Gilad Shalit would only be released in a prisoner exchange deal, holding Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu responsible for failures in the swap. The statement comes as some 350 Israelis rally in southern 1948 occupied Palestine to mark five years […]

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Exile-threatened Jerusalem officials mark one year in asylum

[ 25/06/2011 – 05:56 PM ] OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– A year has passed since Jerusalem’s Palestinian officials first sat down at the Red Cross headquarters seeking asylum after Israeli occupation authorities threatened to exile them from their native city. They marked the anniversary of their refusal to depart the holy city by sending an open […]

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Freedom #Flotilla 2 – Stay Human MV Saoırse – picture

Freedom #Flotilla 2 – Stay Human MV Saoırse passengers gettıng ready for #Gaza Hurrıa! #solidarıty for #Palestine Source

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FIRST SHIP SETS SAIL FOR GAZA

June 25th, 2011 | Author: smac | Derry Friends of Palestine The first fleet of ships of freedom “2″ from France Today the first of the Freedom Flotilla 2 fleet has set sail to the rendezvous point in the Mediterranean where it will meet up with the Irish Ship to Gaza and others ships from […]

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Erdogan supports Palestinian statehood

  PressTV –  Sat Jun 25, 2011 4:34PM Turkey’s Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan (R) and the Acting Palestinian Authority chief Mahmoud Abbas attend a news briefing after their meeting in Ankara June 24, 2011. Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan says the only solution for lasting peace in the Middle East is the establishment of […]

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Complaint against US boat threatens Gaza voyage

Published today (updated) 25/06/2011 20:01 Palestinian fishermen at the port in Gaza City [MaanImages, File] By Mya Guarnieri ATHENS, Greece (Ma’an) — Organizers of the second Freedom Flotilla say that an administrative complaint has been filed against the US Boat to Gaza, claiming that the vessel is not seaworthy. This could delay or altogether prevent […]

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كونا : Arab ship to participate in Gaza Freedom Flotilla II

6/25/2011 8:36:00 PM AMMAN, June 25 (KUNA) — In spite of the deadly end of the first trip and the Israeli warning of military intervention to stop it, the international movement for breaking Gaza siege’s plans to send a new freedom flotilla to Gaza is gaining momentum everyday. The participation in the Freedom Flotilla II […]

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Palestinian sports community appeal to UEFA – Red Card Israeli Apartheid

June 24, 2011 by Red Card Israeli Apartheid | BDSmovement.net  Occupied Palestine – June 22 2011   Mr. Platini, We, Palestinian footballers, athletes and sporting organizations and officials, are dismayed that Israel has been rewarded for its continued impunity and violent oppression of our people with the honour of hosting the UEFA Under-21 tournament in […]

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IOA blocks visits to prisoners after relatives refuse strip search

[ 25/06/2011 – 03:23 PM ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– The Israeli occupation authority (IOA) refused to allow relatives of prisoners to visit them because they refused to be strip searched at roadblocks leading to Shatta and Megiddo jails. The mother of a prisoner said that she was detained at a roadblock along with her daughter while […]

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Free Free Palestine!

  PressTV – Sat Jun 25, 2011 2:27PM By Porya Mohajer Soltani After more than 60 years of occupation, genocide and media isolation, the voices screaming ‘Free Free Palestine!’ around the world are now louder than ever before. When only a decade ago, just a few people, in a handful of cities across the world, […]

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Obama Admin. Threatens ‘Audacity of Hope’ Activists Against Gaza Voyage

Kucinich: Ensure Safety of U.S. Citizens on The Audacity of Hope by Robert Naiman l CommonDreams In many arenas of human endeavor, there is no plausible way to convince someone through abstract argument that an endeavor that appears to be incredibly difficult is nonetheless not impossible. There’s nothing for it but to create an example. […]

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Khater: No Arab support for Jerusalem

[ 25/06/2011 – 02:29 PM ] OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– The Islamic-Christian commission in support of Jerusalem has regretted the minimal Arab support for the occupied city and its holy shrines. Hassan Khater, the commission’s secretary general, said that millions of dollars that had been allocated for the holy city in the last Arab summit conference […]

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