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#Estelle Ship to Gaza | Activists Challenge Israeli Lawlessness ~ by @StephenLendman

Global Research | Stephen Lendman | Oct 25, 2012 For decades, Israel has literally gotten away with murder. Crimes of war and against humanity repeat regularly. Human and civil rights are spurned. Anyone not experiencing it firsthand can’t imagine the ruthlessness of occupation harshness. Besieged Gazans suffer most. For over five years, they’ve been lawlessly […]

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VIDEO | #Estelle Ship to #Gaza | Israelis used “physical violence” against Gaza boat activists

Oct 24, 2012 by PressTVGlobalNews On October 20th Estelle was only 30 nautical miles away from Gaza in international waters, when armed forces attacked the sailing vessel and went on board arresting the entire 30-man crew. Estelle was hauled to the port of Ashdod and the activists were escorted to a detention center in Holon, […]

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#Estelle Ship to Gaza | Ship to Gaza Activists Brutalized and Beaten by Israeli Navy ~ by Stephen Lendman

On October 22, GazaArk.org headlined “Release: Estelle crew beaten during (Israel’s) attack. (Participants) were beaten during the attack and by interrogators.” Former Canadian legislator “Jim Manly still in detention.” More on this below. Israeli policy includes repeated crimes of war and against humanity. Occupied Palestinians suffer most. Humanitarian activists are brutalized for trying to help. […]

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#VIDEO | Estelle’s mission. The first moment when IOF came near #Estelle vessel

Oct 23, 2012 by Laura Arau Freedom Flotilla – Estelle’s Mission. Footage of the moments before of the IDF (Israel Defense Forces) boarding Estelle’s vessel     Sign the Petition → Lift the Siege on Gaza Press Release | Estelle Flotilla to Gaza – Press Release (incl pressinfo) Law | United Nations Convention on the […]

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#Estelle Ship to Gaza | Estelle’s mission. First radio contact with IOF forces: “You are war criminal, you are pirate”

Oct 22, 2012 by Laura Arau Freedom Flotilla – Estelle’s Mission. Footage of the first radio contact with IDF (Israel Defense Forces) before the attack of Estelle’s vessel. Sign the Petition → Lift the Siege on Gaza Press Release | Estelle Flotilla to Gaza – Press Release (incl pressinfo) Law | United Nations Convention on […]

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#Estelle Ship to Gaza | Noam Chomsky: The siege on Gaza ‘is a criminal act that has no justification’

The Canadian Boat to Gaza blog The Canadian Boat to Gaza blog will keep you up to date on fundraising and organizing efforts in support of the ‘Tahrir’, a Canadian boat which is currently part of the ‘Freedom Waves to Gaza’. Bloggers will report from on board the Tahrir and on support activities in Halifax, […]

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#Estelle Ship to Gaza | PCHR Calls For The Immediate Release Of ‘Estelle’ International Activists

 Tuesday October 23, 2012 00:33 by Palestinian Centre For Human Rights – PCHR The Palestinian Center for Human Rights (PCHR) condemns the interception by Israeli naval forces of the Swedish ship, the ‘Estelle’, on Sunday, 21 October 2012, while it was in international waters. The Estelle, before leaving Sweden (image from the Freedom Flotilla coalition) […]

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#Estelle Ship to Gaza | Pathetic show of moral bankruptcy: Israeli regime expels 10 Estelle activists

The Gaza-bound ship, Estelle (file photo) PressTV | Tue Oct 23, 2012 4:22AM GMT The Israeli regime has expelled a number of pro-Palestinian peace activists who were nabbed by the Israeli military forces en route to the besieged Gaza Strip on the ship, Estelle. Ten of the 27 activists, who were arrested earlier on board […]

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#Estelle Ship to Gaza | For “PR” Israel media disseminates ‘unarmed’ take over video feat. “shots” before violent takeover

Oct 22, 2012 To justify an alleged non violent take-over of the Estelle, Israeli YNet launches this video (made from board of the Estelle) into MSM to proof there was no violence involved. Right… at least this bit more than 1 minute video shows them coming, not what happened next during the hijack. More resources […]

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#Estelle Ship to Gaza | Iran condemns seizure of Gaza-bound ship, Estelle: Flagrant violation of Human Rights

Iran’s Foreign Ministry Spokesman Ramin Mehmanparast (file photo) PRESSTV | Sun Oct 21, 2012 6:45PM GMT Iran’s Foreign Ministry Spokesman Ramin Mehmanparast has condemned the Israeli attack on the Gaza-bound aid ship Estelle, calling it a flagrant violation of human rights. Mehmanparast said on Sunday that the attack is an obvious example of sea piracy […]

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Gaza Aid Ship #Estelle Commandeered by Israeli Navy; Israel kidnaps European Members of Parliament

Oct 21, 2012  | Juan Cole | Informed Comment The Israeli navy boarded the aid ship Estelle in international waters on Saturday, illegally commandeering it and kidnapping the 30 persons aboard, including five European parliamentarians and Canadian former member of parliament Jim Manly, who is also a retired minister of the United Church. The Israeli […]

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#Estelle Ship to Gaza | Press Release | International concern for Jim Manly and the crew of the Estelle

Written by Free Gaza Movement | 21 October 2012 for immediate release Montreal: The Freedom Flotilla Coalition is concerned about the treatment of the Estelle crew by Israeli authorities. The Estelle was attacked by the IDF at 10AM local time on Saturday. Eighteen hours later the crew had still to meet consular representatives or lawyers. […]

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#Estelle Ship to Gaza | Israel Again Commits Barbarism and Piracy ~ by @StephenLendman

FEATURED | ‘Tears of Gaza’ – The Movie Bare Facts: So you won’t say.. we didn’t know about Palestine Israel again egregiously violated fundamental international law. by Stephen Lendman | OpEdNews | Oct 21, 2012 On October 6, the humanitarian Estelle Ship to Gaza departed Naples, Italy for Gaza. It surprised no one that Israel […]

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#Estelle Ship to Gaza | VIDEO | David Heap interviewed on Israeli attack on Estelle

GazaArk – Oct 20, 2012 David Heap, Gaza’s Ark Steering Committee member, currently in Gaza attending an academic conference was interviewed by CTV News. 20 October 2012. Sign Petition → Support the Estelle Ship to Gaza Press Release | Estelle Flotilla to Gaza – Press Release (incl pressinfo) Follow Estelle | Check current position of […]

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