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#Flotilla #Estelle | Israeli regime threatens Gaza-bound ship with military force

Pro-Palestinian people see off the Swedish-owned vessel Estelle leaving Italy’s port city of Naples, October 6, 2012. PressTV | Sun Oct 14, 2012 7:49AM GMT Israel said that it would take action to stop the ship from reaching land if it tries to break the blockade,” Finnish Foreign Ministry spokesman Risto Piipponen The Tel Aviv […]

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Israel and the Flotillas

  By ERIC WALBERG | Counterpunch | July 15, 2011 The efforts by Israel to prevent Freedom Flotilla II from leaving Greece have been largely successful. Of the original 10 ships, only the French ship Al-Karama (dignity) with 10 activists including French politicians, which sailed from the French Corsica two weeks ago, and the sabotaged-and-repaired […]

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Israel Proves that Flotillas Work

The Free Gaza Movement | June 24 , 2011 | Sabbah Report Israel’s announcement of authorization for construction materials for 1,200 homes and 18 schools in Gaza is the latest achievement by the Freedom Flotilla, scheduled to sail next week. In the weeks leading up to the flotilla, Israel has taken a number of steps […]

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Undefeated, Gaza’s Freedom Flotillas Expand 

  by Eva Bartlett, June 02, 2011– Antiwar.com GAZA CITY — A gleaming new memorial towers in the center of Gaza City’s battered port. Flanked by flags of various nations whose citizens have sailed to the Gaza Strip to highlight the all-out siege on Gaza, the memorial’s inscription bears the names of the Turkish solidarity […]

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Gaza embargo, not flotilla, source of problem, says Davutoğlu

20 May 2011, Friday / EMİNE KART, KONYA Ahmet Davutoğlu While only 10 days are left until the bitter anniversary of the May 31, 2010 Israeli attack on a humanitarian aid flotilla, Turkey’s Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoğlu has cautioned both international figures and the United Nations to display a consistent stance while approaching the issue […]

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Libya to host meeting to coordinate Gaza-bound convoys from Northern Africa

[ 18/10/2010 – 09:22 AM ]   TRIPOLI, (PIC)– The Libyan capital of Tripoli will host a meeting attended by coordinators from Tunisia, Algeria, Morocco, Mauritania, and Libya to determine the routes of aid convoys that will run from their countries to the Gaza Strip, and to set dates for their departure. Arab Parliament Committee […]

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