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Gazans to try to breach Israeli naval blockade

Gazans to try to breach Israeli naval blockade

Palestinian Arabs in Gaza announce plans to breach Israel's blockade by boat.Elad Benari, 28/05/2018 03:44
EU diplomats demand Israel lift Gaza blockade

EU diplomats demand Israel lift Gaza blockade

More than 20 senior European diplomats call on Israel to end its naval blockade of Gaza, which a UN team has said is legal.Ben Ariel, 09/11/2016 05:44
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
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
Turkey: Israel agreed to a Gaza seaport

Turkey: Israel agreed to a Gaza seaport

A leader of Turkish ruling party says in normalization talks Israel agreed to lift naval blockade on Hamas enclave, and compensate Marmara.Dalit Halevy, 17/04/2016 16:35
German Double Standard: Blockade OK, Not in Israel

German Double Standard: Blockade OK, Not in Israel

Poll of Germans finds that while 52% would support German naval blockade against hostile terror org, only 30% back Israel's.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/06/2015 13:21
UN Blames Israeli Blockade for Slow Reconstruction

UN Blames Israeli Blockade for Slow Reconstruction

Despite Hamas being more intent on restocking terror arsenal than reconstruction, new UN peace envoy says Israel must stop blockade.Cynthia Blank, 30/04/2015 14:55
Iran Readies for War, Raises Security Level

Iran Readies for War, Raises Security Level

As Iranian gears up for a possible showdown with Saudi Arabia over Yemen, Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei dismissed what “American threats."Dalit Halevi, 19/04/2015 21:15
Poll: Palestinians Back Rocket Fire

Poll: Palestinians Back Rocket Fire

Most Palestinian Arabs would favor resuming rocket fire at Israel if it does not lift its Gaza blockade, finds new survey.Ben Ariel, 30/09/2014 04:42
'Gaza's Ark' Sunk by Mysterious Explosion

'Gaza's Ark' Sunk by Mysterious Explosion

'Protest' boat meant to breach Israeli naval blockade of Gaza partially sunk by blast, organizers accuse Israel of 'sabotage.'AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/04/2014 16:37
Navy Destroys Smuggling Ships Bound for Gaza

Navy Destroys Smuggling Ships Bound for Gaza

Palestinian Arabs claimed the ships were carrying cigarettes - but cigarettes don't explode from gunfire.Tova Dvorin and AFP, 26/03/2014 12:42
'Reverse Flotilla' Launched, Fails

'Reverse Flotilla' Launched, Fails

Much-hyped Gaza 'reverse flotilla' launch against Israeli naval blockade falls short; Gaza spokespeople use opportunity for publicity.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/12/2013 19:17
Haniyeh: PA Arabs Won't Recognize Israel

Haniyeh: PA Arabs Won't Recognize Israel

Gaza's premier says that neither the "siege" nor the wars will convince Arabs to recognize Israel.Elad Benari, 26/06/2013 06:16
Ashton Calls on Israel to End Gaza 'Siege'

Ashton Calls on Israel to End Gaza 'Siege'

EU foreign policy chief calls for a relief of the Israeli naval blockade on Gaza, ignores the ongoing transfer of goods into the region.Elad Benari, 21/06/2013 05:44
Gantz: Israelis Rely on Us to Keep Passover Safe

Gantz: Israelis Rely on Us to Keep Passover Safe

Those sitting and celebrating Passover rely on the IDF to keep them safe, says Chief of Staff.Maayana Miskin, 26/03/2013 22:33