The #FreedomWaves – in pictures


Press Release: #FREEDOMWAVES | Topic FreedomWaves | Category Flotilla


Action Alert #Freedomwaves | NUMBERS 2 CALL & DEMAND SAFE PASSAGE 2 Gaza




The Canadian Ship the Tahrir

The Tahrir - Photo Paltimes.ps

The Tahrir Canadian Boat 2 Gaza

Irish boat the Saoirse into the Water

The Saoirse Irish Boat to Gaza

The Saoirse Irish Boat to Gaza

See photos below of some of the activists aboard the Canadian boat, Tahrir, now sailing in international waters toward Gaza. One of two boats in the Freedom Waves Flotilla, its passengers include representatives from Australia, Canada, the United States, and Palestine. Thanks to Democracy Now! correspondent Jihan Hafiz for sending these photos from aboard the boat. (Source & Pictures at DemocracyNow )

(Above) Michael Coleman, Australian representative on the Freedom Waves flotilla boat Tahrir, aboard the boat Tahrir before it quietly sailed from a Turkish port today toward Gaza. Coleman was on the Tahrir this Summer and became known as the 'kayaktivist' after he obstructed the Greek coast guard with his kayak as they tried to stop the boat from sailing to Gaza.

(Above) Australian Michael Coleman works aboard the Freedom Waves flotilla ship Tahrir as it sails from a Turkish port today toward Gaza. - Photo by DemocracyNow

(Above) Canadian activist and professor, David Heap, working aboard the Tahrir as it sails toward Gaza with the Freedom Waves Flotilla. As the boat left port in Turkey he sent Democracy Now! an exclusive update shortly before 9a.m. EDT: "We have reports that Freedom Waves to Gaza has left a port in eastern Mediterranean and is heading to international waters within a few hours." - Photo by DemocracyNow

(Above) American activist, Kit Kittredge, aboard the Tahrir as it sails toward Gaza on Wednesday. She is a member of the peace group, CODEPINK. - Photo by DemocracyNow

(Above) Turkey fades into the distance as the Tahrir sets sail for Gaza with the Freedom Waves Flotilla on Wednesday. - Photo by DemocracyNow

Tahrir - from footage of PressTV

Tahrir - from footage of PressTV

Tahrir - from footage of PressTV

Before departure...

The Tahrir Before departure...

 

Departing #FreedomWaves heading to Gaza

Tahrir - from footage of PressTV

PHOTO: The Palestinian flag is flying on the Tahrir as we head to Gaza! - @CanadaBoatGaza Nov 4, 2011 08:30 Gaza Time

Here is the Palestinian flag flying at the Stern of the Tahrir. Small dot in top right is the Saoirse. #freedomwaves Photo by Hassan Ghani

The Tahrir

The Tahrir

The Tahrir

At The Tahrir

May Allaah SWT Grant You All Safe Journey, Fi Aman Illah. Ameen ya Rabb

Israel Navyships surround the FreedomWaves

Flag raised on the Tahrir early on Friday Photo by Rabble.ca

 

David Heap prepares "This is piracy" image earlier today on board the Tahrir ~ Photo by Rabble.ca

 

PHOTO: Signs posted on the Tahrir - "Attacking an unarmed ship is piracy" "Gaza blockade is illegal" #FreedomWaves

16:00 Gaza Time - Click to enlarge for watching boarding coordinates

Picture of the boarding of the #FreedomWaves vessels

Ships and passengers captured at high sea

Israeli Navy Seizes Ships Bound For Gaza, Detains Passengers ~ Related article on Sabbah Report

An image released by the Israel shows one of the two Gaza-bound boats carrying pro-Palestinian activists in the Mediterranean Sea November 4, 2011. The military said in a statement that the Canadian "Tahrir" and Irish "Saoirse" vessels would be taken to the Israeli port of Ashdod.

This video image released by the Israeli Defense Ministry Friday, Nov. 4, 2011, appears to show a military boat hosing water on a civilian boat. Israel's navy boarded two protest boats and towed them to an Israeli port just north of the Palestinian territory, officials said.

In this video image released by the Israeli Defense Ministry Friday, Nov. 4, 2011, Israeli soldiers on several small military boats appear to board a civilian boat . Israel's navy boarded two protest boats on it's way to the Gaza Strip on Friday and towed them to an Israeli port just north of the Palestinian territory, officials said. (AP Photo/Israeli Army, ho)

In this video image released by the Israel Friday, Nov. 4, 2011, Israeli soldiers on several small military boats appear to board a civilian boat trying to reach the Gaza Strip. Israel's navy boarded two protest boats and towed them to an Israeli port just north of the Palestinian territory, officials said. (AP Photo/Israeli Army, ho)

Will be updated continously….

In the meanwhile in Gaza & West Bank….

Palestinians stand on boats as they scan the Gaza coast at the port in Gaza City on November 4, 2011 AFP PHOTO/MOHAMMED ABED

A Palestinian boy fishes at the Gaza Seaport November 4, 2011. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa

A Palestinian protester holds a replica of a boat during a weekly demonstration against Israeli settlement expansion, in the West Bank village of Nabi Saleh on November 4, 2011. AFP PHOTO/ABBAS MOMANI

An Israeli soldier orders back a Palestinian carrying a ship model symbolizing one of the ships of the FreedomWaves flotilla Nabi Saleh West Bank Palestine (AP Photo/Majdi Mohammed)

Hamza Bornat was arrested today in Nabi Saleh during the demonstration while he was taking photos

Palestinian and foreign activists hold placards in front of Palestinian and Turkish flags during a rally to show their support for two boats carrying 27 civilians from various countries attempting to reach the Gaza Strip, in the sea port of Gaza City Friday, Nov. 4, 2011. (AP Photo/Adel Hana)

Palestinian children wave national flags during a rally to show their support for a two boat flotilla attempt to reach the Gaza Strip, in the port of Gaza City Friday, Nov. 4, 2011. (AP Photo/Adel Hana)


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