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Israeli Flotilla Activists Freed from Custody

Three Israelis who participated in an illegal flotilla attempt to breach the maritime blockade of Gaza have been placed under house arrest.Chana Ya'ar, 10/22/2012, 6:30 PM

Israel Warns Finland Over Latest Flotilla Ship

Israel warns Finland that it will stop a boat with activists on board by force if it tries to break the blockade on Gaza.Elad Benari, 10/14/2012, 4:30 AM

Latest Flotilla Ship Sails for Gaza from Naples

A Swedish ship with activists from several countries sails from Naples in the latest bid to break Israel's blockade on Gaza.Elad Benari, 10/7/2012, 3:31 AM

Anti-Israel Scandinavian Flotilla Sets Sail for Gaza, Yet Again

In yet another attempt at breaching Israel’s borders, Scandinavian anti-Israel activists launched an “aid ship” destined for Gaza.Rachel Hirshfeld , 8/8/2012, 1:56 PM

Turkey Marks Flotilla Date, as Another is Planned

A major rally will be held in Istanbul marking the 2nd anniversary of the sailing of the 2010 flotilla, as radicals plan yet another oneDavid Lev, 5/31/2012, 2:22 PM

Lawyer: Israel Offered $6 Million to Victims of Turkish Flotilla

Israel has offered to pay $6 million to the victims of Turkish flotilla to settle lawsuits against Israeli military, a Turkish lawyer said. Rachel Hirshfeld , 5/25/2012, 11:28 AM

Lebanon Works to Free Kidnapped Shi'ites in Syria

Beirut has asked Turkey to help free 11 Shi'ite tourists who were kidnapped in Syria Wednesday.Chana Ya'ar, 5/24/2012, 4:34 PM

Turkey Completes Probe of 2010 Mavi Marmara Flotilla

Turkish prosecutors have completed their investigation into the 2010 Gaza-bound Mavi Marmara flotilla, according to Turkish Justice MinisterRachel Hirshfeld, 5/10/2012, 1:57 PM

Anti-Israel Group 'Invades' Boston Israel Consulate

Dozens of anti-Israel activists attempted to barge into the Israeli consulate in Boston over the weekend.David Lev, 11/5/2011, 10:16 PM

Mini-Flotilla Headed for Gaza

Two ships loaded with anti-Israel activists are on a course for Gaza in hopes of breaking Israel's blockade of the Hamas-run enclave.Gabe Kahn., 11/2/2011, 8:38 PM

ITRR Counter Terror Group: IDF Commando List is Turkish Bluff

A counter terrorism group says an alleged list of names of IDF commandos involved in the Mavi Marmara raid, published by Turkey, is bogus.Chana Ya'ar, 9/26/2011, 10:45 PM

Turkish Paper Publishes Alleged Names of Commando Soldiers

Paper publishes list of 174 Israelis, mostly soldiers, it says took part in the raid on the Mavi Marmara.Gil Ronen, 9/26/2011, 1:04 PM

Turkey Mulls Expulsion of IDF Attache as Next Diplomatic Act

Turkey is mulling its next diplomatic move with Israel, as local media reports the Erdogan government may expel Israel's military attache.Chana Ya'ar, 9/7/2011, 7:19 PM

Turkey Gives Israel 24 Hours to Apologize

Foreign Minister Davutoğlu warns his country will implement 'Plan B' if Israel fails to say it is sorry over Marmara Gil Ronen, 9/1/2011, 7:21 PM

Kuwait Reconsiders Lawfare Suit Against Israel at The Hague

Kuwait has reconsidered a plan to sue Israel at the International Court of Justice in The Hague. Chana Ya'ar, 9/1/2011, 3:40 PM

Erdogan: No Apology? No Thaw

Turkish Prime Minister – if Israel does not apologize and pay compensation for Marmara, relations will not improve. Gil Ronen, 8/17/2011, 7:38 PM

Gaza-Bound Ship Secretly Left Greece, Say Activists

A ship intended to sail to Gaza is docked in a secret port until a country is willing to allow passengers to board, activists said. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 8/17/2011, 12:58 PM

Minister: Turkey's Demand for Apology – Chutzpah

Yaalon says Gaza flotilla was a provocation. He and ministers Lieberman, Begin and Yishai oppose any apology.Gil Ronen, 8/8/2011, 11:30 AM

“Blue and White” Flotilla to Support Israel

Jewish youth movements plan to hold a pro-Israel flotilla on August 14. They will support the Israeli Navy and call on Hamas to free Gilad SElad Benari, 7/29/2011, 5:12 AM

Landau: Turkey is the One Who Needs to Apologize

Minister Uzi Landau rejects Turkey's demand that Israel apologize for the flotilla incident, says Turkey is the one that should apologize.Elad Benari, 7/26/2011, 8:00 AM

UN Confirms Delay of Palmer Report

UN officially confirms reports of another delay in Palmer Report; it is now expected in late August.Elad Benari, 7/26/2011, 3:13 AM

British Press Amnesia About Marmara Violence

UK media report IDF takeover of last flotilla ship but forgets assault by Marmara activists against troops.Gil Ronen, 7/21/2011, 10:52 PM

Erdogan Playing 'Gaza Card' to Force Apology

Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan may visit Gaza if Israel does not apologize for killing Hamas sympathizers on the Marmara.David Lev, 7/21/2011, 7:44 PM

Israel Conducts ‘Fly-Out’ for Flotilla Activists

Israel has turned the tables on flotilla activists and is conducting a “fly-out” deportation of activists who tried to sail to Gaza WednesdaTzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 7/20/2011, 10:31 AM

How the Flotilla Got Stuck in Greece

The Israel Law Center, headed by attorney Nitzana Darshan Leitner, played a pivotal role in keeping this year's flotilla away from Gaza.David Lev, 7/20/2011, 4:15 AM

Videos: Navy Boards Gaza-Bound 'Tricky' Ship

The Navy peacefully ends the latest attempt of flotilla activists to reach Gaza and is guiding the Dignity ship to Ashdod after it tricked Greece.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 7/19/2011, 12:12 PM

Pro-Hamas Activists Fail in the Air and on the Sea

Photographers almost outnumber fly-in activists at Ben Gurion airport as Israel’s diplomatic efforts stymie the air and sea pro-Arab protests. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 7/10/2011, 9:53 AM

Six Expelled at Airport; 200 Stopped Abroad

The “fly-in flotilla” fizzles as most are barred from flights. Ben Gurion Airport stays on alert; 6 deported.Maayana Miskin, 7/8/2011, 1:32 PM

Despite 'Fly In', Quiet Night at Ben Gurion

Few incidents as dozens of overnight flights arrive, “fly-in” may have fizzled like its naval counterpart. Maayana Miskin, 7/8/2011, 10:32 AM

Palmer Report to Say Gaza Blockade is Legal

Report on 2010 flotilla to say Israel's naval blockade on the Gaza Strip is legal, yet claims the IDF acted too quickly in taking over Marmara.Elad Benari, 7/7/2011, 1:22 PM

Failed Flotilla: Only 2 Ships Leave for Gaza

Flotilla fizzles? Out of ten ships that wanted to make their way to Gaza, only two have so far been able to leave Greek ports.Elad Benari, 7/7/2011, 4:08 AM

A Tale of Two Blockades on Gaza: Greece and Israel

Greece rams a Canadian flotilla boat. Passengers said they were roughed up. Reaction to similar claims against Israel was furious. Now? A whimper.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 7/6/2011, 8:13 PM

French Flotilla Boat Eludes Greek Blockade, but Turns Back

A French boat eludes the Greek blockade on sailing to Gaza but then turns back after passengers have second thoughts.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 7/5/2011, 1:24 PM

After Flotilla, Israel Prepares for Pro-Arab Fly In

Hundreds of pro-Arab activists planning to storm Israel's Ben Gurion Airport on Friday. Israel is preparing.Elad Benari, 7/5/2011, 5:15 AM

Documents Link Flotilla Organizer with Terror

Amin Abu Rashed is linked to Al-Aqsa Foundation, designated by the U.S. Treasury as "a critical part of Hamas' terrorist support infrastructure."Gil Ronen, 7/4/2011, 4:18 PM

Flotilla Activists Reject Greek Offer to Bring Aid for Gaza

Pro-Hamas flotilla activists expose their political agenda and reject a Greek offer to guarantee shipping aid to Gaza through Israeli ports.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 7/4/2011, 10:46 AM

Senator Calls on U.S. to Fight Flotilla

Pro-Israel activists are calling to support a U.S. senator who has called on America to help Israel stop Gaza-bound boats.Maayana Miskin, 7/1/2011, 2:11 PM

Second ‘Sabotaged’ Ship Bows Out of Flotilla

Irish ship MV Saoirse won’t sail after divers found one of the propeller shafts was damaged. Israel blamed.Gil Ronen, 6/30/2011, 11:06 AM

Barak Slams Flotilla Organizers: No Humanitarian Crisis in Gaza

Defense Minister Ehud Barak: There is no humanitarian crisis in Gaza, flotilla organizers should focus on ensuring Gilad Shalit’s release.Elad Benari, 6/29/2011, 3:15 AM

IDF Delivers Goods to Gaza but Flotilla Leader Claims ’Blockade’

The IDF oversees the shipment of 6,000 tons of food, fuel, goods and material to Gaza every day as flotilla leaders allege a “blockade” exists.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 6/29/2011, 12:14 AM

Flotilla for War or Peace? Charges of Plot to Kill

A PR clash breaks out over Gaza flotilla, echoes of last year’s clash. Activists deny they plan to kill soldiers; did Israel sabotage a ship?Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 6/28/2011, 5:16 PM

Report: Israel-Turkey Ties Warming Up

Turkish newspaper reports Israel warming up to Turkey in light of the IHH pulling out of this year’s Gaza flotilla.Elad Benari, 6/28/2011, 5:13 AM

Former US Ambassador Joining Flotilla to Gaza

A former US ambassador to Ecuador is joining the flotilla to Hamas-controlled Gaza despite State Department warning it is irresponsible. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 6/27/2011, 11:57 AM

IDF: We Must Examine Any Vessels Determined to Arrive in Gaza

IDF Spokesperson's Unit about flotilla: IDF is responsible for defending the citizens of Israel and must ensure its borders are secure from terror.Elad Benari, 6/27/2011, 6:16 AM

Idea of Flotilla for Hamas Begins to Sink

Israel threatens sanctions against journalists taking part in the pro-Hamas flotilla, which already has been whittled down following US pressure.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 6/26/2011, 3:27 PM

Flotilla Vessels Sail from France

The first of the 2011 anti-Israel Gaza flotilla ships set sail from France, headed for the waters of Greece. US warns citizens of criminal charges.Chana Ya'ar, 6/26/2011, 1:35 AM

U.S. Warns its Citizens Against Taking Part in Gaza Flotilla

U.S. State Department issues travel warning to the Gaza Strip, saying the area is “dangerous and volatile.” Elad Benari, 6/23/2011, 2:15 AM

Jewish Lobby? US Jews Help Save Pro-Hamas Flotilla

A large group of US Jews joining the pro-Hamas flotilla throws cold water on the allegation of a unified pro-Israel “Jewish lobby” in America.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 6/21/2011, 3:14 PM

Navy Commander: Flotilla's Goal Is to Fight the IDF

The goal of the planned flotilla to Gaza is to fight the IDF and not to bring aid to Gaza, says the Navy.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 6/20/2011, 11:42 AM

Terror Victim Sues for Seizure of Flotilla Boats to Gaza

A novel lawsuit in a New York court demands the seizure of any boats in the planned flotilla to Gaza, which are accused of violating American laws.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 6/19/2011, 11:43 AM

Mavi Marmara Nixed From "Freedom Flotilla 2"

Turkish authorities refused to grant the Mavi Marmara permits thereby making it impossible for the infamous ship to lead this year's Gaza flotilla.Gabe Kahn., 6/17/2011, 3:27 PM

Video: IDF Practices for Next Flotilla

Israel Navy releases video showing sights and sounds from rehearsal for upcoming attempts to break closure on terrorist Gaza.Gil Ronen, 6/16/2011, 7:43 PM

Israel Holds Out Olive Branch to Turkey

Israel held out an olive branch for Turkey following Erdogan’s re-election by a smaller majority than he hoped for.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 6/13/2011, 6:26 PM