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'Return flotilla' to leave Gaza for Israel

'Return flotilla' to leave Gaza for Israel

Flotilla to launch from Gaza tomorrow aiming to 'return' to Israeli territorial waters.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/08/2018 14:28
Swedish Christian Zionists to sail to Israel

Swedish Christian Zionists to sail to Israel

'Only democracy amid ​​dictatorships welcomes solidarity with human rights, freedom of expression, religion, fundamental democratic values.'JTA - Mordechai Sones, 09/08/2018 18:23
Israel intercepts second Gaza-bound flotilla

Israel intercepts second Gaza-bound flotilla

IDF intercepts Gaza-bound flotilla carrying 'humanitarian aid.'AFP, Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/08/2018 21:06
Arab MK: IDF soldiers are criminals who should be tried in court

Arab MK: IDF soldiers are criminals who should be tried in court

MK Zoabi claims soldiers on Gaza-Israel border are criminals, engage in 'piracy.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/08/2018 10:32
Captain of flotilla boat accuses Israel of violating law

Captain of flotilla boat accuses Israel of violating law

Captain of Norwegian boat which participated in anti-Israel flotilla claims Israeli authorities used violent force against boat's crew.Ben Ariel, 03/08/2018 06:45
Gaza 'flotilla' boat stopped by Israeli Navy

Gaza 'flotilla' boat stopped by Israeli Navy

Israeli navy seizes boat with a few boxes of medical supplies attempting to break blockade of Gaza.Gary Willig, 29/07/2018 15:52
Latest Gaza flotilla nearing its destination

Latest Gaza flotilla nearing its destination

"Freedom Flotilla" which left Sicily in June in a bid to challenge Israel's naval blockade of Gaza nearing its destination.Elad Benari, 29/07/2018 05:28
Gaza Freedom Flotilla leaves from Palermo, aiming for Gaza

Gaza Freedom Flotilla leaves from Palermo, aiming for Gaza

New flotilla leaves from Italy, aims to breach blockade and reach Gaza.JTA, Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/07/2018 20:25
Watch: This is how Hamas exploited the flotilla participants

Watch: This is how Hamas exploited the flotilla participants

Fishing boat that tried to break naval blockade on Gaza included mainly sick and disabled people, who were even treated by the IDF.Ido Ben Porat, 01/06/2018 00:08
IDF stops 'Reverse Flotilla' boat

IDF stops 'Reverse Flotilla' boat

IDF forces seize boat attempting to break naval blockade of Gaza by sailing out of Gaza, tow craft to Ashdod naval base.Gary Willig, 29/05/2018 16:37
Greenblatt: Hamas cynically risking lives

Greenblatt: Hamas cynically risking lives

U.S. special envoy blasts Hamas ahead of a planned attempt to breach Israel’s naval blockade on Gaza.Elad Benari, 29/05/2018 06:32
This June: Flotilla from Europe against the Gaza blockade

This June: Flotilla from Europe against the Gaza blockade

Another Flotilla from Europe to head towards Gaza after Ramadan in attempt to 'break the Israeli naval blockade.'Dalit Halevy, 08/04/2018 08:58
Soldier wounded by Marmara terrorists to sue IDF

Soldier wounded by Marmara terrorists to sue IDF

IDF Naval Seal beaten as he participated in raid on Turkish ship, recognized as disabled IDF vet, now eligible to claim state compensation.Mordechai Sones, 18/01/2017 12:07
Turkish court drops case against IDF commanders

Turkish court drops case against IDF commanders

In accordance with reconciliation deal with Israel, court in Istanbul drops case against IDF commanders being tried over Marmara raid.Elad Benari, Canada, 09/12/2016 22:02
Russian sends flotilla to reinforce military in Syria

Russian sends flotilla to reinforce military in Syria

Russian warships reinforce military, aid Russian planes in carrying out attacks against Syrian rebels.AFP, 12/11/2016 18:38
Erekat blasts Israel for takeover of flotilla

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, 06/10/2016 01:11
Navy begins takeover of women's flotilla to Gaza

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, 05/10/2016 18:02
Women's flotilla to try to reach Gaza on Wednesday

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, 05/10/2016 06:45
Gaza flotilla to be countered with Israeli flags

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, 29/09/2016 06:13
Protestors plan to match pro-Arab flotilla

Protestors plan to match pro-Arab flotilla

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, 16/09/2016 14:34
Women's flotilla sets sail for Gaza

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, 15/09/2016 05:15
Women's flotilla to set sail in September

Women's flotilla to set sail in September

Latest attempt to break Israel's naval blockade on Gaza will include 25 women, including parliamentarians.Dalit Halevi, 15/08/2016 04:42
 The primordial world of Islam

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 , 07/06/2016 13:50
Anti-Israel groups planning 'women flotilla'

Anti-Israel groups planning 'women flotilla'

Freedom Flotilla Coalition announces that an all-women flotilla to Gaza will set sail in September.Dalit Halevi, 10/03/2016 06:43
ICC Prosecutor Rejects Reopening of Marmara Probe

ICC Prosecutor Rejects Reopening of Marmara Probe

ICC Prosecutor appeals ruling that she must reconsider her previous decision not to investigate Israeli "war crimes" on the Marmara.Elad Benari, 28/07/2015 03:42
French Gov't Will Keep Funding Gaza Flotilla NGO

French Gov't Will Keep Funding 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, 05/07/2015 12:49
Video Reveals the True Face of Gaza Flotilla

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, 02/07/2015 07:40
Israel Deports Tunisian ex-Pres. After Flotilla

Israel Deports Tunisian ex-Pres. After Flotilla

Former Tunisian President Moncef Marzouki and a EU MEP among 14 others to be deported following anti-Israel flotilla attempt.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/06/2015 12:35
Seized Flotilla Ship Arrives at the Ashdod Port

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, 30/06/2015 06:16
IDF Avoids Negative Press Coverage of Flotilla

IDF Avoids Negative Press Coverage of Flotilla

Clever stalling tactics and timed statements work in Israel's favor.Hillel Fendel, 30/06/2015 02:15
PM: We've Transferred 500,000 Boats Worth of Goods

PM: We've Transferred 500,000 Boats Worth of Goods

Blasting the flotilla for hypocrisy and deliberate defiance, Netanyahu praises Israel Navy for stopping ship off Gaza coast.Cynthia Blank, 29/06/2015 15:27
Arab MK on Seized Flotilla 'Belongs in Jail'

Arab MK on Seized Flotilla 'Belongs in Jail'

Marianne ship intercepted with radical MK Ghattas on board; Science Minister Danon explains efforts to block him from ever being reelected.Eliran Aharon, 29/06/2015 14:02
Embassy Complains over Paris Funds to Flotilla NGO

Embassy Complains over Paris 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, 29/06/2015 10:19
Ya'alon Blasts Flotilla 'of Hypocrisy and Lies'

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, 29/06/2015 07:26
Navy Takes Over Flotilla Ship

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, 29/06/2015 05:12
'Flotilla Doesn't Change Right to Self-Defense'

'Flotilla Doesn't Change 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, 29/06/2015 00:15
PM: Israeli Gaza Aid Is 500K Times Flotilla Aid

PM: Israeli Gaza Aid Is 500K Times 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, 28/06/2015 22:32
Flotilla MK Ghattas: Don't Try And Stop Us

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, 28/06/2015 19:05
IDF Ready to Use Force Against Flotilla

IDF Ready to Use Force Against Flotilla

Senior military officials reveal that the plan is to proceed as with past flotillas - no matter the consequences.Tova Dvorin, 28/06/2015 12:10
Danon: Prevent Ghattas from Next Knesset Run

Danon: Prevent Ghattas from Next Knesset Run

Science Minister urges A-G to deem Gaza 'hostile territory' thereby preventing flotilla-participating MK from running in next elections.Hezki Baruch, 28/06/2015 11:31
'Israel Will Find a Way' to Stop Gaza Flotilla

'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, 28/06/2015 08:57
Navy Commander Warns Israel over Flotilla

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, 28/06/2015 08:31
Latest Flotilla Sets Sail from Crete

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, 27/06/2015 01:43
Activists Claim Israel 'Sabotaging' Flotilla Ships

Activists Claim Israel 'Sabotaging' Flotilla Ships

Anti-Israel activists say engine failures are deliberate attempt to prevent provocateurs from reaching Gaza.Tova Dvorin, 25/06/2015 20:55
Gaza Flotilla NGO Funded by French Government

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, 25/06/2015 17:17
Arab MKs Slam Ghattas for Flotilla Participation

Arab MKs Slam Ghattas for Flotilla Participation

Surprising condemnation from Joint List: 'Ghattas is serving the Arabs of Gaza, causing problems for the party.'Moshe Cohen and Ari Soffer, 25/06/2015 10:22
New Bill May Hinder Arab MKs Reelection

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, 25/06/2015 08:34
Activists: Israel 'Messing' With Flotilla Ships

Activists: Israel 'Messing' With Flotilla Ships

Israel has been working behind the scenes to divert ships sailing towards Gaza as part of a new flotilla, activists charge.Yaakov Levi, 25/06/2015 07:57
Should MK Get Diplomatic Immunity for Flotilla?

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, 23/06/2015 12:27
Arab MK to Netanyahu: I'll Be On Next Flotilla

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, 21/06/2015 19:43
New Gaza Flotilla Threat on the Horizon This Month

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, 13/06/2015 23:44
Spanish Court Drops Investigation into Marmara

Spanish Court Drops Investigation into Marmara

Court in Madrid shelves investigation into claims Israel committed war crimes during raid on Gaza-bound flotilla.Ben Ariel, 12/06/2015 04:16
Poll: Turks Still See Israel As 'Biggest Threat'

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, 01/06/2015 03:13
ICC Urged to Reconsider Flotilla Probe

ICC Urged to Reconsider Flotilla Probe

Lawyers representing the Comoros ask ICC to reconsider a decision not to probe Israel's 2010 raid on the Mavi Marmara.Elad Benari, 30/01/2015 05:13
Activists Seek to Sue Over Flotilla 'War Crimes'

Activists Seek to Sue 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, 05/01/2015 05:43
'Flotilla II' by End of 2014, Say Activists

'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, 13/08/2014 00:15
IHH Confirms New Gaza Flotilla

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, 12/08/2014 01:15