News and updates about IHH

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.

Turkish court drops case against IDF commanders

Marmara families won't drop lawsuits

Despite receiving compensation from Israel, families of Turkish Islamists killed in 2010 flotilla vow to pursue criminal cases.

Marmara families won't drop lawsuits against Israel

Group behind Marmara launches new Gaza project

Turkish organization IHH officially launches a new project in Gaza dubbed "Martyrs of the Freedom Flotilla".

Group behind Marmara flotilla launches new Gaza project

Erdogan blasts Marmara flotilla organizers

Turkish President criticizes IHH organization, which was behind the 2010 flotilla, for not asking for his permission beforehand.

Erdogan blasts Marmara flotilla organizers

Marmara Islamists angered by Turkey-Israel talks

IHH, which organized 2010 Gaza flotilla, criticizes Turkish government for working to restore ties with Israel.

Marmara Islamists angered by Turkey-Israel talks

Mavi Marmara Organizers Top Donations for Syria

Turkey's IHH, infamous for assault on IDF, pledges $100 million in largest donation at UN humanitarian aid event for Syrians.

Mavi Marmara Terror Organizers Top Donations for Syria

Mavi Marmara 'Activist' Killed in US Airstrike

Turkish IHH activist who took part in infamous Gaza flotilla killed in Syria airstrike; reports say he was fighting with Al Qaeda.

Mavi Marmara 'Peace Activist' Killed in US Airstrike

'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.

'Flotilla II' by End of 2014, Say Activists

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.

IHH Confirms New Gaza Flotilla

Turkish Group Plans 'Flotilla II' to Gaza

IHH organizing a "Freedom Flotilla II", claims again it will be carrying humanitarian aid to Gaza.

Turkish Group Plans 'Flotilla II' to Gaza

IHH: We'll Reject 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.

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

Israel Offers Turkey $20 Million Over Mavi Marmara

Compensation talks advancing over 2010 incident in which flotilla tried to illegally break blockade on terror group Hamas.

Israel Offers Turkey $20 Million Over Mavi Marmara Flotilla

Embattled Erdogan Retreats as Allies Investigated

In the face of mounting pressure, Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan withdraws bill curbing power of judiciary.

Embattled Turkish PM Erdogan Retreats as Islamist Allies Raided

'Mavi Marmara' Group Raided Over Al Qaeda Links

IHH, the Islamist group behind the infamous 2010 flotilla to Gaza, raided by Turkish police over links to Al Qaeda.

'Mavi Marmara' Flotilla Group Raided Over Al Qaeda Links

Turkey Seizes Syria Bound Weapons Truck

Turkish security forces seize a truck laden with weapons bound for Syria; IHH blamed.

Turkish Security Forces Seize Syria Bound Weapons Truck

Turkish Local Court Rejects Mavi Marmara Case

Rejection may be due to improved status of Turkey-Israel relations; group which organized the incitement threatens to appeal.

Turkish Local Court Rejects Mavi Marmara Compensation Suit

Flotilla Group IHH Slams Egypt for Gaza Suffering

IHH, sponsors of the infamous 2010 Gaza flotilla, has a new enemy - Egypt.

Flotilla Group IHH Slams Egypt for Gaza Suffering

Arab MK Attends Dinner on Marmara

The IHH organization hosted a PA delegation aboard the Mavi Marmara ship, including MK Mohammad Barakeh.

Arab MK Attends Post-Ramadan Dinner on Marmara

Likud MK Vows ‘Zoabi Law’; ‘Her Place Is Jail'

The next Knesset will be asked to pass a law to bar “Mavi Mamara” Zoabi from the legislature once and for all, Likud MK Danon said.

Likud MK Vows ‘Zoabi Law’; ‘Her Proper Place Is Jail'

IHH Denies Alleged Link to Al-Qaeda

IHH officials deny reports of official investigation against IHH President over alleged links to al-Qaeda.

IHH Denies Alleged Link to Al-Qaeda

Photos: Rally in Turkey to Mark Flotilla Date

A major rally was held in Istanbul to mark the second anniversary of the sailing of the 2010 flotilla to Gaza.

Photos: Rally in Turkey to Mark Flotilla Date

IHH to Mark Flotilla with Anti-Israel March

Turkey-based IHH group plans to mark the second anniversary of the 2010 flotilla by holding a mass march in Istanbul.

IHH to Mark Flotilla Incident with Anti-Israel March

Libyan Rebel Commander Was Flotilla Terrorist

A senior anti-Qaddafi rebel commander says he was among the IHH-terrorists on the Mavi Marmara who attacked IDF navy commandos.

Libyan Rebel Commander Was Flotilla Terrorist

Proposed Law to Expel ‘Fifth Column’ MKs

MK Danny Danon wants a law allowing the Knesset to expel “fifth column” members. His target: IHH flotilla participant Hanin Zoabi.

Proposed Law to Expel ‘Fifth Column’ MKsplayer

Arab Party Under Fire for Funding Terrorists

MKs from both right and left call to disqualify Ra'am faction over State Comptroller's finding that it used tax money to fund terrorists.

Arab Party Under Fire for Funding Marmara Terrorists

IHH After IDF Soldiers

IHH submits names of IDF soldiers it would like extradited over their involvement in the Mavi Marmara incident.

IHH After IDF Soldiers

Turkey: Diplomatic Cold War on Israel

Turkey unofficially declares a diplomatic cold war; recalls ambassador; threatens to sue Israel in the International Court

Turkey Declares Diplomatic Cold War on Israel

Flotilla for War or Peace?

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?

Flotilla for War or Peace? Charges of Plot to Kill

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.

Report: Israel-Turkey Ties Warming Up

The Sinking Flotilla Project

Israel threatens sanctions against journalists taking part in the pro-Hamas flotilla, which already has been whittled down following US pressure.

Idea of Flotilla for Hamas Begins to Sink

‘Flotilla Goal is to Fight IDF'

The goal of the planned flotilla to Gaza is to fight the IDF and not to bring aid to Gaza, says the Navy.

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

Lawsuit Threatens Flotilla Boats

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.

Terror Victim Sues for Seizure of Flotilla Boats to Gazaplayer

Turning the Tables on Turkey

Dep. Min. Ayoub Kara of the Likud is seeking, possibly with tongue in cheek, to alleviate the plight of the refugees from Assad’s Syria in Turkey.

 Turning the Tables: MK Asks to Help Syrian Refugees in Turkey

Legal Warfare May Stop Flotilla

Threats of a lawsuit against a firm supplying communications equipment to the IHH flotilla may stop it from sailing - without a shot being fired.

Legal Warfare May Stop IHH Flotilla

Yatom: Send Flotilla to Gaza

Former Mossad chief Danny Yatom advises the government to first redirect flotilla ships to Ashdod, check them, and then send them to Gaza.

Yatom: Detour Flotilla to Ashdod, Then to Gaza

IHH Warns: Don't Touch Flotilla

The Turkish IHH organization is warning Israel not to try to stop its second flotilla when it attempts to breach the maritime blockade of Gaza.

IHH Warns Israel: Don't Touch the Flotilla

Canada Against Gaza Flotillas

Canada's foreign minister issues a statement in which he advises Canadians against taking part in the planned flotillas to Gaza.

Canada Advises Citizens Against Taking Part in Gaza Flotillas

IHH: Flotilla Still On

IHH Head Bülent Yıldırım clarifies that Egypt's opening of it border with Gaza doesn't change his organization's plan for a flo

IHH Head: Despite Rafiah Opening, Flotilla Two Still On

Israel Theatre Forced Out

Threats of disruptions and violence by leftists in Turkey pulled down the curtain on the Israel Cameri company, which was forced to cancel a play.

Anti-Israel Threats Stop the Show in Turkey

IHH Flotilla Org Lauds Bin Laden

Turkish flotilla-organizer and terrorist-backer IHH joins other Islamist organizations in Turkey in denouncing the US killing of Osama bin Laden.

New Flotilla, Organized by Pro-Bin Laden IHH