In today's headlines:‏ תג בכותרות

IHH Linked to Turkish Government

The IHH “charity, which attacked Israeli Navy commandos and has been termed a terrorist group by Germany, is linked with Turkey’s ruling party.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 7/18/2010, 10:33 AM

IHH May Earn 'Terrorist' Label

The Turkish IHH group, whose members clashed with IDF soldiers in May, may be designated a terrorist organization in the US. Maayana Miskin, 7/15/2010, 8:43 PM

Flotilla Incident - Step by Step

Watch the film, produced by the Eiland Team of Experts, breaking down the events of the Turkish flotilla using a timeline, 3D models and footageYoni Kempinski, 7/15/2010, 4:16 PM

Right to Gaza Maritime Blockade

Israel is within its international legal rights to enforce a maritime blockade of Gaza, the Jewish State reminds the UN Human Rights Committee.Hana Levi Julian, 7/15/2010, 12:51 PM

Libyan Ship to Dock in Egypt

A Libyan ship suspected of planning to reach Gaza has announced that it will dock in El Arish, Egypt.Maayana Miskin, 7/13/2010, 9:51 PM

Flotilla Probe Cites ’Mistakes’

An IDF probe says it made mistakes in preparing for the flotilla clash May 31, but there were no wholesale failures. A Libyan ship is on the way.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 7/13/2010, 12:08 PM

First Flotilla Probe Completed

The IDF's internal flotilla probe is complete. Results have been given to Barak and Ashkenazi, and will be released to the public.Maayana Miskin, 7/12/2010, 3:34 PM

Arab MK Helped Libyan Ship

As blockade-busting Libyan ship nears Israel, it has been learned that MK Ahmed Tibi was involved. MK Ben-Ari says it should be sunk.Hillel Fendel, 7/11/2010, 11:56 AM

'UN Probe's Verdict Already Set'

As the UN Human Rights Council names commissioners to its probe into flotilla clash, watchdog group warns: Probe marred by predetermined verdict.Maayana Miskin, 7/9/2010, 8:30 AM

Lebanese Flotilla in Drydock

A planned flotilla from Lebanon to Gaza may stand down as pro-terror intentions are revealed.Maayana Miskin, 7/4/2010, 8:32 PM

New and Improved Flotilla Panel

Flotilla-inquiry committee has its mandate expanded slightly, withdraws its threat to resign, and will convene for its second session on July 11.Hillel Fendel, 6/30/2010, 11:34 AM

Turkey’s Flotilla-Nazi Rally

Turkish supporters for flotillas aimed at breaking Israel’s maritime embargo on Gaza recently raised the Nazi flag with an expression of gratitude.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 6/27/2010, 9:17 AM

Iran Hitches Ride with Lebanon

Iran backed down three times from its bravado of challenging Israel on the high seas. Now it says its MPs will sail with Hizbullah-Lebanese ships.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 6/27/2010, 8:25 AM

Iran Calls Off Gaza Flotilla

A planned Iranian flotilla to Gaza will not set sail, organizers blamed “Israeli threats.”Maayana Miskin, 6/26/2010, 10:01 PM

US Warns Lebanon: Nix Flotilla

The U.S. has warned Lebanon not to send a flotilla to violate Israel's sovereignty over Gaza waters.Hana Levi Julian, 6/24/2010, 11:51 AM

Flotilla Woman Set to Be Martyr

“Either martyrdom or victory,” says a Lebanese woman activist who is prepared to board another attempt to reach Hamas-controlled Gaza. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 6/23/2010, 11:18 AM

Navy Trains for Clash with Iran

The on again-off again Gaza-bound ship from Iran is back on course, Tehran announced. Israeli Navy preparing for suicide bombers on high seas. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 6/22/2010, 9:38 PM

3 States Boycott Academic Panel

Following the flotilla incident, Turkish, Irish and South African representatives cancelled their participation in the Bar-Ilan Ambassadors' ForumYoni Kempinski, 6/22/2010, 12:48 PM

Barak: Embargo Also on PA

Barak points out that Israel's announced relaxation of restrictions on aid shipments to Gaza also apply to the PA in Judea and Samaria.Hana Levi Julian, 6/22/2010, 11:55 AM

Iran Backs Down on Flotilla

Iran has backed down for the second time in two weeks on the attempt to sail to Gaza, soon after the US and Israel sent warships through the Suez.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 6/21/2010, 9:19 PM

INN Stands By UNCA Article

INN stands by original article, despite UNCA response that does not address several key points. Hillel Fendel, 6/21/2010, 5:34 PM

UN Chief Pushes Int'l Probe

UN's Ban Ki-Moon pushes for an international inquiry of the Turkish flotilla clash, as a new flotilla is launched from Lebanon.Maayana Miskin, 6/21/2010, 4:13 PM

Israeli Ship Almost Blocked

500 anti-Israel protestors arrived at California port early Sunday, hoping to block Israeli ship from unloading its cargo. They were unsuccessful.Hillel Fendel, 6/21/2010, 1:14 PM

'Arab Radio Incites Terror'

MK Ben-Ari cites encouragement of Gaza-bound flotillas in request to shut down A-Shams radio station.Maayana Miskin, 6/21/2010, 12:53 PM

Netanyahu Relaxes Blockade

Netanyahu relaxes the blockade on Hamas-run Gaza, earns criticism.Maayana Miskin, 6/20/2010, 10:20 PM

Suez Ships Hint Clash with Iran

Egypt let Israeli and US warships pass through the Suez Canal as Iranian flotilla approaches Gaza. Egypt closed the canal to protect the ships. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 6/20/2010, 6:08 PM

Germany Exposes ’Peace’ Flotilla

Germany’s second largest public TV channel exposes the radical and racist elements behind the IHH flotilla.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 6/20/2010, 2:04 PM

New PR Stunt: A Woman’s Flotilla

A Muslim-led women’s 'peace flotilla,’ is led and financed by supporters of Hizbullah. Catholics helped christen the boat ‘Miriam.” Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 6/20/2010, 11:36 AM

Barak Warns Lebanon on Flotilla

Barak warns Lebanon that if its citizens attempt to 'bust' Hamas blockade, it will be responsible for the consequences. Israel's envoy warns UN.Maayana Miskin, 6/19/2010, 9:30 PM

IHH Video: Throw’em Into the Sea

Israel exposes another video from the Mavi Mamara ship, showing IHH leader Yildirim inciting followers "to throw [Israeli commandos] into the sea.”Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 6/18/2010, 3:52 PM

UN Screens Anti-Israel Film

The UN screens a film from flotilla activist accusing Israel of unjustified violence, Israel not allowed to respond.Maayana Miskin, 6/18/2010, 11:04 AM

Hizbullah Tied to New Flotilla

Organizer of the ‘Miriam’ flotilla, is wife of Lebanese officer jailed for four years on charges of involvement in the murder of Rafiq Al-hariri.Eli Stutz, 6/17/2010, 3:25 PM

Flotilla: Sign of Turkish Times

The Turkish-sponsored Gaza flotilla clash is being seen by pundits as part of a larger rejection of the West by Ankara.Hana Levi Julian, 6/16/2010, 2:59 PM

Comptroller Flotilla Probe

Lindenstrauss will not deal with legal or tactical aspects, but with decision-making processes, PR and intelligence. Gil Ronen, 6/15/2010, 5:48 PM

Israel Welcomes Turkish Boats

Boats from 17 countries, including Turkey, converge on Israel, but this time the country welcomes them with open arms for a yacht rally. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 6/15/2010, 12:30 PM

Israel Slams Castro on Swastika

Israel denounced Fidel Castro for statements to UN diplomats that Israel “would not hesitate to send [Arabs] to the crematoria.”Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 6/14/2010, 10:10 PM

Iran Yields, Won’t Arm Flotilla

Iran has backed off from putting a military escort on board two ships headed for Gaza. Ahmadinejad had said he wanted “to teach Israel a lesson.”Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 6/14/2010, 8:58 PM

‘Middle Ages in Middle East’

The dark days of the Middle Ages "are raging” against Israel, Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu told Likud party Knesset Members Monday.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 6/14/2010, 5:18 PM

Flotilla Committee Assembled

Israel assembles a committee to investigate flotilla incident, complete with foreign observers. Netanyahu: This will prove what we did was legal.Maayana Miskin, 6/14/2010, 2:46 PM

'Turkey Ties Worth Saving'

Former Mossad chief Ephraim Halevy argues for calm over flotilla incident, says Israel and Turkey have mutual interests worth protecting.Maayana Miskin, 6/13/2010, 10:23 PM

Turkish Flag over Temple Mount

The Turkish flag was raised over the Temple Mount last week following the flotilla clash. Police say the unprecedented flag raising was legal. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 6/13/2010, 5:44 PM

Turkey and Hamas Sue Israel

Turkey and Hamas terrorist officials are planning to sue Israeli military officials who stopped a six-ship flotilla from reaching Gaza. Hana Levi Julian, 6/13/2010, 3:18 PM

Judge to Head Flotilla Inquiry

Netanyahu reiterates: Flotilla inquiry will not investigate only Israel, but also the flotilla organizers and their apparent terrorist ties. Hillel Fendel, 6/13/2010, 2:07 PM

Armed Iranian Ships Set to Sail

Two Iranian ships to Hamas-controlled Gaza are waiting for government okay to challenge Israel on the high seas, escorted by “volunteer marines.”Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 6/13/2010, 12:19 PM

Youtube Pulls "We Con the World"

After it got over 3 million hits in barely a week, Youtube has removed the Latma parody video, “We Con the World.” Copyright or pressure?David Lev, 6/12/2010, 10:08 PM

Israelis Support Raid, Blockade

Israelis support flotilla raid, Gaza blockade, Netanyahu and Ashkenazi, poll finds. Strong criticism for Turkey, Ehud Barak, Obama.Maayana Miskin, 6/11/2010, 11:33 AM

Obama Nixed IDF Anti-Riot Gear

The World Tribune reports that Obama rejected Israeli assessments and nixed the use of non-lethal anti-riot gear against flotilla.Maayana Miskin, 6/11/2010, 9:49 AM

Was Yaalon Told of Naval Clash?

Channel 2 News claims that Yaalon, who was serving as prime minister during the Mavi Marmara clash, was unaware of the incident.Maayana Miskin, 6/11/2010, 12:14 AM

'Witness' to Flotilla? Not Quite

U.S. Col. (Ret.) Ann Wright billed herself as a witness to 'murders' on Gaza boat, but has admitted she was 150 yards away. It was night time.Gil Ronen, 6/10/2010, 10:00 PM

There was No Aid On Marmara

Israel officially confirms there were never any humanitarian aid supplies on board the Mavi Marmara, where mercenaries attacked Israeli commandos. Gil Ronen, 6/10/2010, 7:34 PM

PM Wants Flotilla Counter-Probe

Netanyahu says the probe must also find answers to questions such as, "Who funded the flotilla, and how and why did weapons get on the ship?"Hillel Fendel, 6/10/2010, 9:51 AM

Texas Senator Supports Israel

US Senator John Cornyn (R-Tx) has proposed a resolution supporting Israel's right to defend itself and condemning last week's flotilla to Gaza.Hana Levi Julian, 6/10/2010, 9:31 AM

Russian Israelis Mock Left Rally

A recent anti-Judea and Samaria rally in Tel Aviv was crashed by proud nationalist Russian Israelis who aimed at making a mockery of the event.Malkah Fleisher, 6/9/2010, 11:59 PM

'Al-Reuters' Strikes Again

Alert blogger catches Reuters news agency apparently editing photographs to hide evidence that IDF soldiers were knifed by flotilla passengers.Gil Ronen, 6/9/2010, 7:17 PM

Muslim Clerics Organize Flotilla

The latest in flotillas: Wanted terrorist is now organizing a “Muslim religious leaders” flotilla to Gaza.Hillel Fendel, 6/9/2010, 1:22 PM