Tag Archives: Olivia

International activists in Gaza defiant despite repeated attacks

26 September 2011 | Islam Online, Hama Waqum | International Solidarity Movement The Civil Peace Service (CPS) Gaza human rights observation boat has returned to the waters off the Gazan coast after being grounded for two months due to Israeli naval attacks. CPS Gaza aims to monitor human rights violations committed off the coast of Gaza, […]

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Gaza activists to relaunch boat monitoring

Related: All Israeli Attacks on Gaza Fishermen Maan News Agency | Sept 23, 2011 BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) — International and Palestinian activists in Gaza said Friday they planned to relaunch accompaniment of Gaza fishermen from Saturday. A press statement from the Civil Peace Service in Gaza said the mission will be the first since July 20, […]

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Israel shoots live ammunition at ISM activists at sea

24 July 2011 | International Solidarity Movement On Saturday the ISM crew for CPS Gaza rode out on the trawler that rescued us during the second attack on the Oliva on Thursday, July 14th.  As I mentioned before, the Oliva project is currently on an indefinite hiatus.  Nils, Joe and I went to the port […]

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Israeli navy attacks “Oliva” boat

World is Watching Again Israel | LIVE UPDATES | Press Accompanies Fishingboats & get Attacked in #Gaza [ 20/07/2011 – 11:04 AM ] GAZA, (PIC)– Israeli navy forces attacked the international boat, Oliva, run by human rights activists to monitor Israeli violations against Palestinian fishermen, on Wednesday inflicting damage to it. Sources in the marine […]

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Solidarity at sea on board the Oliva

12 July 2011 | Electronic Intifada, Rana Baker | International Solidarity Movement Journalists and CPSGaza activists aboard the Oliva as it sets out on its first mission (Rana Baker) For years, Palestinian fishermen have been subject to routine attacks, shootings and arrests by the Israeli navy as they attempt to ply their trade in the […]

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“Olivia” Boat To Be Monitoring Gaza Shore, Document Navy Violations

Monday April 18, 2011 06:07 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC News Human Rights activists in the Gaza Strip announced that they will be launching this Wednesday a boat tasked with accompanying Palestinian fishing boats to monitor and document the repeated Israeli Navy violations against them. Image by Free Gaza Movement [ Carlos Latuff ] Activists […]

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