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Sailing on a bucket, surrounded by commandos

Haaretz writer returns to Israel after 26 days with Gaza-bound pro-Palestinian activists. By Amira Hass | Haaretz | July 20, 2011 Three missile ships and seven commando boats were sent to take over the tub known as the Dignite Al Karame yesterday, about 50 nautical miles from the shore. At least 150 soldiers were sent […]

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The 16 activists from the Dignité-Al Karama

PNN – Palestine News Network –  19.07.11 – 17:11 The French yacht Dignité-Al Karama, boarded by the Israeli Army just 60 miles away from Gaza, carried representatives of the Canadian, French, Greek and Swedish Boats from the Freedom Flotilla II. Along with the activists and three journalists, two crewmembers, Yannick Voisin and Hilaire Folacci, man […]

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LIVE UPDATES | #Flotilla2 | World is Watching | Israel Navyvessels after Non-Violent Mission to #Gaza Vessel the Dignity

Continuous live updates… keep reloading Now from Dignité: Two Israeli army boats coming towards us; Dont know how long we can be in contact. We are at: 31 25 N 33 25 E #flotilla2 — Huwaida Arraf (@huwaidaarraf) July 19, 2011 https://twitter.com/#!/TahrirCanada/status/93217341986439168 https://twitter.com/#!/CanadaBoatGaza/status/93217682106761216 Israel vs Dignity. The world is watching. Free Gaza, Free Palestine. — […]

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PRESS RELEASE | #FLOTILLA2 | Freegaza – Dignité on the last leg of voyage to Gaza

Written by Free Gaza Team | 19 July 2011 For Immediate Release Dignité on the last leg of voyage to Gaza: Small French ship carrying message that cannot be silenced [ ATHENS] The Steering Committee of Freedom Flotilla II: Stay Human can confirm, that after anchoring in international waters overnight, the French-flagged ship Dignité / Karama has […]

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French ‘aid ship’ sails towards Gaza

Yacht carrying pro-Palestinian activists expected to reach Gaza Strip on Tuesday after leaving Greek waters. Last Modified: 18 Jul 2011 11:00 – Middle East – Al Jazeera English Israel has vowed to prevent any attempt to reach Gaza by sea in defiance of its naval blockade [Reuters] A French yacht carrying pro-Palestinian activists which set […]

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French boat to Gaza sails to Egypt: Greek coastguard

Sat Jul 16, 5:35 pm ET – Yahoo! News ATHENS (AFP) – A French yacht carrying activists hoping to run the Israeli blockade on Gaza has sailed to Egypt after a troubled stay in Greece, the Greek coastguard said late on Saturday. The Dignite/Al Karama sailed to the Egyptian port of Alexandria from the tiny Greek island of Kastellorizo, […]

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French Ship Carries Freedom Flotilla’s “Dignity” to Gaza

By Begoña Astigarraga – IPS ipsnews.net Activists on hunger strike in Spanish embassy. Credit:Bego Astigarraga/IPS ATHENS, Jul 12, 2011 (IPS) – The French vessel Dignité-Al Karama is the only boat from the Freedom Flotilla II actually sailing for Gaza in an attempt to break the Israeli blockade imposed in 2006. At the same time, six […]

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