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Pastor Brunson, Trump’s America and Ankara’s hypocrisy

Pastor Brunson, Trump’s America and Ankara’s hypocrisy

Have the Turks now gone too far?  The Turks think they can use the same bullying tactics on Trump’s Washington and State Department as they’ve too often successfully utilized with Israel and previous American administrations. Gerald A. Honigman, 02/08/2018 05:44
Erdan: Erdogan an anti-Semite

Erdan: Erdogan an anti-Semite

Internal Security Minister says Israel not not have signed reconciliation deal with Turkey in light of Turkish president's anti-Semitism.Gary Willig, 02/04/2018 19:53
International Criminal Court won't reopen Gaza flotilla case

International Criminal Court won't reopen Gaza flotilla case

ICC prosecutor stands by her decision not to reopen probe of 2010 Gaza Flotilla.Tzvi Lev, 30/11/2017 22:35
Suspected London terrorist was part of Gaza flotilla

Suspected London terrorist was part of Gaza flotilla

Man arrested on suspicion of planning a terrorist attack in London was on the Mavi Marmara ship in 2010.Elad Benari, Canada, 28/04/2017 22:50
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
'Drop charges against Israelis in Mavi Marmara incident'

'Drop charges against Israelis in Mavi Marmara incident'

Turkish lawyer calls to abide by terms of Turkey-Israel agreement and stop prosecutions against Israelis.AFP and Arutz Sheva, 02/12/2016 13:57
Erdogan insists: IDF attacked the Marmara without provocation

Erdogan insists: IDF attacked the Marmara without provocation

Turkish President calls for a “new page” in his country’s relations with Israel, but refuses to apologize for Marmara incident.Elad Benari, 21/11/2016 06:07
Marmara families won't drop lawsuits

Marmara families won't drop lawsuits

Despite receiving compensation from Israel, families of Turkish Islamists killed in 2010 flotilla vow to pursue criminal cases.Elad Benari, 30/10/2016 05:44
Report: Israel pays compensation to Turkey

Report: Israel pays compensation to Turkey

Turkish media reports Israel paid compensation for Mavi Marmara flotilla as part of the reconciliation agreement between the two countries.Elad Benari, Canada, 01/10/2016 00:18
Erdogan blasts Marmara flotilla organizers

Erdogan blasts Marmara flotilla organizers

Turkish President criticizes IHH organization, which was behind the 2010 flotilla, for not asking for his permission beforehand.Elad Benari, 30/06/2016 04:16
Apologizing to MK Zoabi

Apologizing to MK Zoabi

Zoabi hates the state of Israel - and serves in its parliament. The Israel-Turkey agreement elicited a venomous speech from the Arab MK. Daniel Pinner, 30/06/2016 01:20
Defense Minister slams 'terrorist' Zoabi

Defense Minister slams 'terrorist' Zoabi

'Our soldiers will continue to fight terrorists on land, sea, and air - including MKs sailing in flotillas'.Hezki Baruch, 29/06/2016 22:30
Likud MKs call for MK Zoabi to be deported

Likud MKs call for MK Zoabi to be deported

Joint List MK's provocative statements spark outrage among Likud members. 'She needs to be expelled from the Knesset and deported.'Hezki Baruch, 29/06/2016 17:19
Marmara lawyer: Suit against soldiers to continue

Marmara lawyer: Suit against soldiers to continue

Prosecutor for terrorist activists killed on the Mavi Marmara to continue with civil lawsuit against Israeli soldiers.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/06/2016 22:39
Zionist Union MK: Netanyahu 'went too far'

Zionist Union MK: Netanyahu 'went too far'

MK Itzik Shmuli blasts Israel for reportedly agreeing to pay compensation for Marmara families as part of deal with Turkey.Elad Benari, 27/06/2016 05:16
‘A national humiliation’

‘A national humiliation’

Ex-minister Gideon Sa’ar says deal with Turkey is an invitation to enemies to launch additional flotillas.Ido Ben Porat, 26/06/2016 20:01
Cabinet to approve Turkey reconciliation agreement

Cabinet to approve Turkey reconciliation agreement

Ministers expected to approve agreement between Israel, Turkey next week. Turkey made partial concessions on Hamas.Nitsan Keider, 23/06/2016 21:27
Turkey, Israel to agree normalization deal June 26

Turkey, Israel to agree normalization deal June 26

Turkey and Israel to upgrade diplomatic relations, six years after Mavi Marmara incident.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/06/2016 11:09
Zoabi eyes another Gaza flotilla

Zoabi eyes another Gaza flotilla

Arab MK will reportedly take part in a women-only ‘Freedom Flotilla’ in mid-September.Gil Ronen, 16/06/2016 22:41
Turkish official: Agreement with Israel is 'close'

Turkish official: Agreement with Israel is 'close'

Spokesman for Turkey's ruling party says agreement on compensation to families of those who died on Marmara can be signed.Elad Benari, 16/02/2016 06:16
Lawsuit: IDF 'breached US territory' in Marmara

Lawsuit: IDF 'breached US territory' in Marmara

Americans and Belgian sue Israel in US federal court for raid on US-registered vessel - which came as it breached naval blockade in 2010.Ari Yashar, 13/01/2016 12:10
Marmara Islamists angered by Turkey-Israel talks

Marmara Islamists angered by Turkey-Israel talks

IHH, which organized 2010 Gaza flotilla, criticizes Turkish government for working to restore ties with Israel.Nitsan Keidar, 12/01/2016 06:28
Erdogan: 'Turkey needs Israel'

Erdogan: 'Turkey needs Israel'

Turkish President seeks to improve relations with Israel, after five years of relative stagnation.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/01/2016 18:24
Spanish court revokes Netanyahu war crimes warrant

Spanish court revokes Netanyahu war crimes warrant

Registration of Israeli PM as war crime suspect over Marmara raid was 'a jurisdictional error,' panel rules.Gil Ronen, 27/12/2015 14:57
Israel-Turkey reconciliation draft sealed

Israel-Turkey reconciliation draft sealed

Official reveals raft of agreements to compensate for Marmara and sell natural gas reached in secret meeting in Switzerland.Ari Yashar, 17/12/2015 22:05
'Erdogan wants normalization thanks to gas deal'

'Erdogan wants normalization thanks to gas deal'

Energy Minister says surprising call by Turkish president reveals desire by several regional states to buy natural gas from IsraelAri Yashar, 14/12/2015 17:25
Erdogan: Much to gain from normalization w/Israel

Erdogan: Much to gain from normalization w/Israel

Turkey takes steps toward Israel, still demands compensation for 'victims' of the Mavi Marmara raid, lifting of naval blockade on Gaza.Arutz Sheva staff, 14/12/2015 10:47
Spanish judge issues arrest warrant for Netanyahu

Spanish judge issues arrest warrant for Netanyahu

Israeli prime minister among 7 current and former govt officials named, in a move branded 'provocative' by foreign ministry.Ari Soffer, 18/11/2015 12:57
ICC judges reject appeal on Marmara raid

ICC judges reject appeal on Marmara raid

Judges at the ICC tell the court's prosecutor she has to reconsider her decision not to investigate the 2010 Mavi Marmara incident.Elad Benari, Canada, 06/11/2015 22:40
Marmara attacker's family sues Barak over the raid

Marmara attacker's family sues Barak over the raid

Relatives of 19-year-old American citizen who was killed in Marmara raid launch civil suit against former Defense Minister.Elad Benari, 22/10/2015 04:16
Turkish Delegation to Visit Israel

Turkish Delegation to Visit Israel

For the first time since the Marmara incident, Israel will welcome a delegation from Turkey, in what some see as a step to renewal of ties.Nitsan Keidar, 31/08/2015 06:44
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
Ya'alon: ICC Investigation 'Scandalous'

Ya'alon: ICC Investigation 'Scandalous'

Defense Minister says ICC is being hypocritical in decision to re-open a previously closed investigation into Marmara incident.Ben Ariel, 17/07/2015 06:14
Lapid Says ICC 'Anti-Semitic' and 'Hypocritical'

Lapid Says ICC 'Anti-Semitic' and 'Hypocritical'

Yesh Atid chairman blasts ICC for reopening Marmara investigation.Orli Harari, 17/07/2015 04:43
Netanyahu Blasts ICC for Singling Out Israel

Netanyahu Blasts ICC for Singling Out Israel

Prime Minister Netanyahu condemns ICC decision to reopen the Mavi Marmara case, urges it to focus on Iran, Syria or Gaza.Hezki Baruch, 17/07/2015 00:13
ICC to Reopen Mavi Marmara Case Against IDF

ICC to Reopen Mavi Marmara Case Against IDF

Deputy FM Hotovely slams ICC for becoming 'Palestinian propaganda tool,' after it decides to reopen flotilla 'war crimes' charges.Ari Yashar, 16/07/2015 20:36
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
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
Islamic Jihad Threatens Israel Over Flotilla

Islamic Jihad Threatens Israel Over Flotilla

'Freedom Flotilla 3' expected to leave Sweden this week; defense officials on alert.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/06/2015 21:17
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
Ex-Tunisian Pres. to Sail on Third Gaza Flotilla

Ex-Tunisian Pres. to Sail on Third Gaza Flotilla

Muncef Marzouki says he will be on ships seeking to breach Israel's legal naval blockade of Hamas stronghold by mid 2015.Ari Yashar, 31/03/2015 18:43
Mavi Marmara Organizers Top Donations for Syria

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.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/03/2015 13:01
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
Sweden Can't Sue Israel over Mavi Marmara Raid

Sweden Can't Sue Israel over Mavi Marmara Raid

Swedish prosecutors say they don't have jurisdiction in case of Mavi Marmara, Estelle ships, which attempted to break Gaza blockade.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/12/2014 20:05
ICC Won't Investigate Israel Over Marmara

ICC Won't Investigate Israel Over Marmara

The International Criminal Court decides against investigating Israel over 2010 flotilla, say documents seen by Reuters.Ben Ariel, 06/11/2014 03:15
Mavi Marmara 'Activist' Killed in US Airstrike

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.Ari Soffer, 28/09/2014 14:22
Mavi Marmara Appeal Could Set Legal History

Mavi Marmara Appeal Could Set Legal History

Complainant sought to prevent 2010 'Free Gaza Flotilla' ships from setting off from US; case could deal blow to terror efforts in America.Sarah Leah Lawent, 15/09/2014 15:21
'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
Turkish Group Plans 'Flotilla II' to Gaza

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, 28/07/2014 06:15
Sweden Investigates Israel Over the Marmara

Sweden Investigates Israel Over the Marmara

Investigation starts on two naval attempts to breach Israel's legal blockade on Gaza in 2010 and 2012, with Swedes on board.Ari Yashar, 26/06/2014 20:58
Outrage as Zoabi Calls IDF Marmara 'Murderers'

Outrage as Zoabi Calls IDF Marmara 'Murderers'

MK Hanin Zoabi calls IDF soldiers 'murderers' - and a group of high school students decide not to keep quiet over the insult.Hezki Baruch and Tova Dvorin, 30/05/2014 08:44
Standing Up to Turkey - Like a Wimp

Standing Up to Turkey - Like a Wimp

Israel must change its tactics vis a vis Turkey. Erdogan is not a potential friend.Dr. Mordechai Kedar, 29/05/2014 11:03
Ya'alon Says Turkey Doesn't Want Normalization

Ya'alon Says Turkey Doesn't Want Normalization

Defense Minister denounces 'political' court ruling asking Interpol to arrest Israeli military; FM sources downplay request.Ari Yashar, 28/05/2014 15:02
Erdogan For Compensation Despite Interpol Request

Erdogan For Compensation Despite Interpol Request

Israel appeals Interpol to ignore Turkish court arrest warrants, Erdogan says compensation talks continue despite ruling for 'martyrs.'Ari Yashar, 27/05/2014 20:04