Russian sends flotilla to reinforce military in Syria

Russian warships reinforce military, aid Russian planes in carrying out attacks against Syrian rebels.AFP, 11/12/2016, 6:38 PM

Erekat blasts Israel for takeover of flotilla

PLO official demands Israel release women involved in latest attempt to break Israel's naval blockade of Gaza.Dalit Halevi, 10/6/2016, 1:11 AM

Navy begins takeover of women's flotilla to Gaza

The Israeli Navy began Wednesday to prepare its takeover of women's flotilla which is attempting to break what it terms the "siege" of Gaza.Arutz Sheva, 10/5/2016, 6:02 PM

Women's flotilla to try to reach Gaza on Wednesday

Women's flotilla to try to reach Gaza in a bid to break Israel’s naval blockade.Elad Benari, 10/5/2016, 6:45 AM

Gaza flotilla to be countered with Israeli flags

Avi Farhan, who is organizing a counter-protest to women's flotilla, suggests that the flotilla should go to Syria.Benny Tocker, 9/29/2016, 6:13 AM

Protestors plan to meet pro-Arab flotilla with one of their own

A group of sailors from the South are planning a flotilla in reaction to the pro-Arab one to depart this week for Gaza.Hezki Baruch, 9/16/2016, 2:34 PM

Women's flotilla sets sail for Gaza

Two sailing boats carrying approximately 20 women set sail from Barcelona in an attempt to breach Israel's naval blockade on Gaza.Elad Benari, 9/15/2016, 5:15 AM

Women's flotilla to set sail in September or October

Latest attempt to break Israel's naval blockade on Gaza will include 25 women, including parliamentarians.Dalit Halevi, 8/15/2016, 4:42 AM

The primordial world of Islam

The Islamic world of the Middle East is sinking into the gloomy and forgotten past that typified the Bronze Age. A long and shocking article which should be read to the end. The writer's cynical touches are well-placed, and his message is clear. Alexander Maistrovoy , 6/7/2016, 1:50 PM

Anti-Israel groups planning 'women flotilla'

Freedom Flotilla Coalition announces that an all-women flotilla to Gaza will set sail in September.Dalit Halevi, 3/10/2016, 6:43 AM

ICC Prosecutor Rejects Request to Reopen Marmara Probe

ICC Prosecutor appeals ruling that she must reconsider her previous decision not to investigate Israeli "war crimes" on the Marmara.Elad Benari, 7/28/2015, 3:42 AM

French Gov't Will Continue Funding Radical Gaza Flotilla NGO

French embassy, foreign min. justify government funding to militantly anti-Israel organization - but won't say how the funds are used.Ari Soffer, 7/5/2015, 12:49 PM

Video Reveals the True Face of Gaza Flotilla

Channel 2 crew documents how Arab MK boarded after meeting senior Hamas leader, shows verbal confrontation with the IDF.Ari Yashar, 7/2/2015, 7:40 AM

Israel Deports Tunisian ex-President After Flotilla Halted

Former Tunisian President Moncef Marzouki and a EU MEP among 14 others to be deported following anti-Israel flotilla attempt.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/30/2015, 12:35 PM

Seized Flotilla Ship Arrives at the Ashdod Port

Hours after being seized by naval troops, Swedish ship Marianne arrives at the Ashdod Port.Elad Benari, 6/30/2015, 6:16 AM

IDF Successfully Avoids Negative Press Coverage of Gaza Flotilla

Clever stalling tactics and timed statements work in Israel's favor.Hillel Fendel, 6/30/2015, 2:15 AM

'Flotilla? Israel Has Sent 500,000 Boats Worth of Aid to Gaza'

Blasting the flotilla for hypocrisy and deliberate defiance, Netanyahu praises Israel Navy for stopping ship off Gaza coast.Cynthia Blank, 6/29/2015, 3:27 PM

Arab MK on Seized Flotilla 'Belongs in Jail, Not the Knesset'

Marianne ship intercepted with radical MK Ghattas on board; Science Minister Danon explains efforts to block him from ever being reelected.Eliran Aharon, 6/29/2015, 2:02 PM

Israeli Embassy Complains over French Funds to Flotilla NGO

Following Arutz Sheva expose of French gov't funding to flotilla NGO, Israeli embassy in France raises issue with French foreign ministry.Ari Soffer, 6/29/2015, 10:19 AM

Ya'alon Blasts Flotilla 'of Hypocrisy and Lies'

Defense minister welcomes navy action against flotilla, warns ships only aim to allow weapons to Gaza to be turned against Israeli citizens.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/29/2015, 7:26 AM

Navy Takes Over Flotilla Ship

IDF naval fighters board the Swedish Marianne vessel that was attempting to break the blockade on Gaza. No injuries reported.Elad Benari, 6/29/2015, 5:12 AM

Hotovely: The Flotilla Doesn't Change Our Right to Self-Defense

In a special interview with Arutz Sheva, Deputy Foreign Minister says Israel is using good "quiet diplomacy" to combat the latest flotilla.Shimon Cohen, 6/29/2015, 12:15 AM

PM: Israeli Aid to Gaza 500,000 Times More Than Flotilla Aid

Prime Minister Netanyahu sent his own letters to Gaza flotilla activists, telling them the real story about who is helping Gaza.Yaakov Levi, 6/28/2015, 10:32 PM

Flotilla MK Ghattas: Don't Try And Stop Us

MK Basel Ghattas demanded that the IDF end its blockade of Gaza and allow ships associated with the flotilla to arrive in GazaYaakov Levi, 6/28/2015, 7:05 PM

IDF Ready to Use Force - If Need Be - Against Flotilla

Senior military officials reveal that the plan is to proceed as with past flotillas - no matter the consequences.Tova Dvorin, 6/28/2015, 12:10 PM

Danon Demands to Ban Arab MK from Future Knesset Run

Science Minister urges A-G to deem Gaza 'hostile territory' thereby preventing flotilla-participating MK from running in next elections.Hezki Baruch, 6/28/2015, 11:31 AM

MK: 'Israel Will Find a Way' to Stop Gaza Flotilla

MK Motti Yogev tells Arutz Sheva that Israel has the power to stop the anti-Israel flotilla from reaching Gaza - in any way possible.Benny Toker, 6/28/2015, 8:57 AM

Former Navy Commander Warns Israel over Flotilla

Maj. Gen. (res.) Eliezer Marom urges Israel to act now - before allowing a 'freedom flotilla' turns into allowing an Iranian weapons ship.Shimon Cohen, 6/28/2015, 8:31 AM

Latest Flotilla Sets Sail from Crete

“Freedom Flotilla 3”, which aims to break Israel's naval blockade on Gaza, sets sail from Crete after claims of Israeli sabotage.Elad Benari, Canada, 6/27/2015, 1:43 AM

Activists Claim Israel 'Sabotaging' Flotilla Ships

Anti-Israel activists say engine failures are deliberate attempt to prevent provocateurs from reaching Gaza.Tova Dvorin, 6/25/2015, 8:55 PM

Gaza Flotilla NGO Funded by French Government

Key 'Freedom Flotilla III' organizers received roughly half a million euros from French government aid agency.Ari Soffer, 6/25/2015, 5:17 PM

Arab Party Slams MK Ghattas for Joining Gaza Flotilla

Surprising condemnation from Joint List: 'Ghattas is serving the Arabs of Gaza, causing problems for the party.'Moshe Cohen and Ari Soffer, 6/25/2015, 10:22 AM

New Bill May Hinder Arab MKs Reelection

Sharon Gal's new bill to be voted on Sunday would force Knesset candidates to prove they never encouraged armed struggle against Israel.Cynthia Blank, 6/25/2015, 8:34 AM

Activists: Israel 'Messing' With Flotilla Ships' Engines

Israel has been working behind the scenes to divert ships sailing towards Gaza as part of a new flotilla, activists charge.Yaakov Levi, 6/25/2015, 7:57 AM

Should MK Get Diplomatic Immunity for Flotilla?

Knesset debate rages over MK Basel Ghattas's decision to join 'freedom flotilla' backed by Islamic Jihad, leftists.Tova Dvorin, 6/23/2015, 12:27 PM

Arab MK to Netanyahu: I'll Be On Next Flotilla

A new flotilla is on its way to Gaza – and MK Basel Ghattas (United List) says that he plans on joining it.Yaakov Levy, 6/21/2015, 7:43 PM

New Gaza Flotilla Threat on the Horizon This Month

Showdown to take place final week of June and include senior international figures - will it end in violence and global condemnation again?Dalit Halevy, Ari Yashar, 6/13/2015, 11:44 PM

Spanish Court Drops Investigation into Marmara Raid

Court in Madrid shelves investigation into claims Israel committed war crimes during raid on Gaza-bound flotilla.Ben Ariel, 6/12/2015, 4:16 AM

Poll: Turks Still See Israel As 'Biggest Threat'

No fewer than 42% of Turks believe that Israel is the biggest threat to their country, a new poll shows.Yaakov Levi, 6/1/2015, 3:13 AM

ICC Urged to Reconsider a Probe of Flotilla Incident

Lawyers representing the Comoros ask ICC to reconsider a decision not to probe Israel's 2010 raid on the Mavi Marmara.Elad Benari, 1/30/2015, 5:13 AM

British Activists Seek to Sue Israel Over Flotilla 'War Crimes'

British activists who were on the Mavi Marmara looking into suing Israeli commanders for alleged “war crimes” committed during the flotilla.Ben Ariel, 1/5/2015, 5:43 AM

'Flotilla II' by End of 2014, Say Activists

A group of activists say they will send a flotilla of ships to break “Israel's siege of Gaza” by the end of 2014.Elad Benari, 8/13/2014, 12:15 AM

IHH Confirms New Gaza Flotilla

Turkish group says it will send a new flotilla of ships to “break Israel's siege of Gaza”, four years after the Marmara incident.Elad Benari, 8/12/2014, 1:15 AM

Turkish Group Plans 'Flotilla II' to Gaza

IHH organizing a "Freedom Flotilla II", claims again it will be carrying humanitarian aid to Gaza.Elad Benari, 7/28/2014, 6:15 AM

IHH Planning New Turkish Navy-Protected Flotilla

A new Turkish flotilla would be accompanied by Turkish naval forces, organizers of the project said.Yaakov Levi, 7/27/2014, 4:49 PM

Marmara Victim Dies 4 Years Later

51-year-old Turkish man who was wounded on the Mavi Marmara vessel dies after four years in a coma.Elad Benari, Canada, 5/24/2014, 1:26 AM

Turkish IHH: We'll Reject Any Israeli Offer for Compensation

Organization which was behind the 2010 flotilla says it will oppose an Israeli offer to pay compensation to the victims of the Mavi Marmara.Elad Benari, 5/23/2014, 1:12 AM

Report: Israel to Pay Flotilla Families $20 Million

The government decided Monday that it would pay $20 million to the families of nine Turks killed on the Mavi Maramara in 2010, a report saidDavid Lev, 2/10/2014, 10:46 PM

Supreme Court: Zoabi Won't Be Tried Over Mavi Marmara Incident

Petition by Ben-Ari and Ben-Gvir to try Zoabi for taking part in Marmara flotilla attack on IDF rejected by court.Ari Yashar, Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/23/2013, 3:08 PM

Former Military Intelligence Head Says Marmara Raid 'A Mistake'

Head of Military Intelligence during 2010 Mavi Marmara raid declares move "mistake"; claims "both Turkey and Israel have made mistakes".Tova Dvorin, 11/6/2013, 7:10 PM

Marmara 'Activist' Claims: IDF Commandos Shot from Helicopter

One of the activists from the Mavi Marmara tells a Turkish court that IDF commandos opened fire from a helicopter as they raided the ship.Elad Benari, 10/11/2013, 4:44 AM

Zouabi: When is the Next Flotilla?

The High Court explained why it let MK Hanin Zouabi run for the current Knesset after her participation in the Gaza flotilla.David Lev, 8/22/2013, 3:14 PM

ICC Launches Probe into Marmara Incident

The International Criminal Court has opened a preliminary probe into Israel's deadly raid on a Gaza-bound flotilla in 2010.Elad Benari, Canada, 5/14/2013, 10:07 PM

Israel, Turkey to Meet Monday Over Marmara Compensation

Israeli and Turkish officials to meet on Monday in Israel for another round of talks over compensation for the 2010 flotilla incident. Arutz Sheva staff, 5/5/2013, 4:41 PM

Chief Marmara Activist: 'We Asked For It'

Chief activist on Mavi Marmara has said that Turkey should have taken steps to prevent activists from attempting to breach Israeli blockade.Arutz Sheva staff, 4/14/2013, 9:30 AM

Marmara 'Victims' Pursue Israel in Court Despite Apology

Anti-Israel activists will not withdraw lawsuit against Israeli commanders for the 2010 Gaza-bound flotilla incident, despite apology. Rachel Hirshfeld , 4/8/2013, 7:01 PM

US Secy of State Kerry to Visit Turkey Following Israel Apology

US Secy of State John Kerry is set to visit Turkey on Sunday in the wake of an apology to Ankara by Israel over the Mavi Marmara incident.Chana Ya'ar, 4/3/2013, 3:07 PM