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Freedom Flotilla 2

  • What is the Palestine-Israel conflict about?
    Palestine and Israel are both countries with different religious backgrounds. Palestine was the land of the Muslims for many, many years though people of the Jewish faith believed that they were the ones who had the right to Palestine since it was th…
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  • What is going on in Palestine?
    To answer this question one can only summarize it in two words: a war. There is a lot more to the war than meets the eye. Pro-Israelis would have you believe that the war is the fault of the Palestinians whereas pro-Palestinians would have you believ…
    - , 13 Jun 13, 8:24pm -
  • What impact has the Palestine-Israel issue had on the world?
    The issue between the Palestinians and the Israelis has existed since many years, now. While some would state that the issue is recent and took place towards the end of the 19th century and the beginning of the 20th century, the problem has actually…
    - , 13 Jun 13, 8:21pm -
  • The Origin of the Conflict between Israel and Palestine
    Many people will tell people who ask about the war between Israel and Palestine that the war is a recent one- one that was the result of Palestine being split into two: Palestine and Israel. This is not the case. The war is a historical one. Before t…
    - , 13 Jun 13, 8:17pm -
  • Efforts made to deal with the Palestine-Israel issue
    The issue between Palestine and Israel is one that has been existent since years now. This is not a recent issue. It has existed since centuries and though certain measures have been taken to tame down the issue, it has never been completely resolved…
    - , 13 Jun 13, 8:14pm -

The Free Gaza Movement

  • Judicial report of Mavi Marmara trials released
    IHH Humanitarian Relief Foundation has released an extensive report concerning the cases filed across the world into Israel’s 2010 raid on Mavi Marmara, which claimed the lives of nine peaceful activists. 30.01.2013 - Judicial report of Mavi M…
    - , 1 Feb 13, 1:24am -
  • Broken Truce, Broken Dreams
    OJ was on the first trip into Gaza on board the Free Gaza when we landed on August 23, 2008. She has since been back to this tiny strip on the Mediterranean several times and is there now bearing witness and reporting. Below is her story.Beit Lahiya…
    - , 23 Jan 13, 7:57pm -
  • This is a cease fire?
    Khuza'a, Gaza Strip: For the last hour I've been able to see from my appartment window small fishing boats close in to shore being harrassed by an Israeli gunboat. Every so often, one of them is picked out by a strong searchlight and circled.  The…
    - , 22 Jan 13, 8:32am -
  • List of Dead and Wounded since November Ceasefire
    Since November 22, 2012, 4 Palestinians have been killed and 75 Palestinians, including 14 children have been wounded by IOF fire in Gaza Strip.One of the wounded is a fisherman shot in the sea, while the others are protesters, workers and farmers s…
    - , 15 Jan 13, 6:00pm -
  • Shot through Forehead by Israeli Sniper
    The two reports below are from Free Gaza passengers, Orange Jenny (OJ) and Theresa McDermott. They are staying in Gaza to work with farmers and fishermen and to bear witness to what the IOF is continuing to do to the people there after a 'ceasefire'…
    - , 15 Jan 13, 5:43pm -

Witness Gaza: User Submitted content

Norwegian Ship to Gaza

  • Tusen takk!

    Tusen takk!

    Melding fra Gaza's ArkNok en gang ønsker vi å uttrykke vår takknemlighet for de generøse donasjonene som vi fikk etter vår forrige innsamlingskampanje. Vi ønsker å rette en spesiell takk mot dem som har finansiert nesten hele kostnaden for g…
    - 9 days ago, 14 Apr 14, 8:39am -
  • "Dova Knallar"
    Av: Charlie AndreassonDe dova knallarna hörs tydligt, och jag tvingar mig att motstå impulsen att klättra över vågbrytaren för att försöka få en syn på attacken i soldiset. Så hörs knallarna igen. Det kan inte vara långt utanför hamne…
    - 9 days ago, 14 Apr 14, 7:40am -
  • KJØP VARER - GI HÅP!

    KJØP VARER - GI HÅP!

    Gazas Ark vil bryte blokaden av Gaza innenfra. Gjennom å kjøpe palestinske varer kan mennesker over hele verden sette et sårt tiltrengt fokus på Israels blokade av Gaza og samtidig støtte palestinske produsenter.Varelista er klar. Åpne vedleg…
    - 17 days ago, 6 Apr 14, 12:16pm -
  • Land day, Gaza oPt, 27/3

    Land day, Gaza oPt, 27/3

    Den 30/3-76 demonstrerade tusentals palestinier mot den israeliska regeringens beslut att expropriera 60000 km2 land tillhörande den palestinska befolkningen. Det var första gången det palestinska civilsamhället utförde en massdemonstration av d…
    - 23 days ago, 31 Mar 14, 8:41pm -
  • GAZAS ARK ER NÅ REGISTRERT!

    GAZAS ARK ER NÅ REGISTRERT!

     EN MELDING FRA GAZA's ARK ARBEIDSGRUPPE:Vi kan med glede annonsere at vi nå er i full besittelse av Arken. Etter å ha betalt den siste installeringen på båten i januar, har vi nå registrert Gazas Ark i vår organisasjon. Vi vil gjerne takk…
    - 35 days ago, 19 Mar 14, 7:14pm -

U.S. to Gaza

  • Human Rights Activists on Boats to Gaza Beaten by Israeli Forces, Denied Visits by Lawyers and Access to Families Once in Custody
    Contact: Felice Gelman, (917)-912-2597New York, NY 11/6/2011 - Although Freedom Waves to Gaza organizers have not yet had direct communication with the people taken into custody by Israeli armed forces as they tried to peacefully sail to Gaza last w…
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  • Act now to Free the Saoirse and Tahrir and to Free Gaza
    By now you are aware that the 27 passengers and crew on the Saoirse and the Tahrir have been kidnapped by Israeli forces and taken to Givon prison. They will be held there at least overnight if not longer. Please take these actions immediately and…
    - , 4 Nov 11, 6:35pm -
  • Madrid, Spain
    Today between 21.00h a 22.00h local time concentration in Puerta del Sol in Madrid . . . → Read More: Madrid, Spain
    - , 4 Nov 11, 6:06pm -
  • Boston
    A contingent will meet down at our Occupy Camp (Dewey Square- Off the South Station Red Line T-Stop) at 4:30 to march on our Israeli consulate in Solidarity with the flotilla. . . . → Read More: Boston
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  • Letter Sent from Palestinian Youth to Heads of UN Agencies in the OPT
    Dear Mr. XXXAs you are probably already aware, two boats carrying 27 civilians from various countries, including a representative from our youth movement, have been surrounded by Israeli war ships and likely violently boarded, while attempting to re…
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Denmark to Gaza

  • Willkommen in Palästina am 8. Juli 2011
    Willkommen in Palästina am 8. Juli 2011Organisationen der palästinensischen Zivilgesellschaft und Friedens- und MenschenrechtsaktivistInnen rufen zur Teilnahme an der "Mission 8. Juli" (2011) auf. Der Deutsche Koordinationskreis Palästina Isr…
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  • Palästina Reisehandbuch
    Palästina ReisehandbuchNeu erschienenPalästina ist als Ursprungsort beziehungsweise Heiliges Land für die drei großen monotheistischen Weltreligionen Judentum, Christentum und Islam von zentraler Bedeutung. Das Land zwischen dem Mittelmeer un…
    - , 15 Aug 12, 3:32pm -
  • Gaza Ark 27.09.2013
    Wir unterstützen die Kampagne "Gaza's Ark"SpendenaufrufDownload des Spendenaufrufs (pdf)Gaza's Ark renoviert ein großes Fischerboot in Gaza und baut es mit vorhandenen Ressourcen zu einem Frachtschiff um. Eine Crew aus Internationalen und Pal…
    - , 15 Aug 12, 3:32pm -
  • Zweite Palästina-Solidaritätskonferenz des Palästinakomitees Stuttgart
    10. bis 12. Mai 2013Zweite Palästina-Solidaritätskonferenz des Palästinakomitees StuttgartDas Palästinakomitee Stuttgart veranstaltet vom 10. bis 12 Mai 2013 die zweite Palästina-Solidaritätskonferenz: "Die Menschen fordern den politischen…
    - , 15 Aug 12, 3:32pm -
  • Gaza Ark 05.09.2013
    Gaza's Ark: www.gazaark.orgTrotz Schwierigkeiten: Gaza's Ark schreitet voranGaza's Ark Steering Committee, 05.09.2013:An important phase of rebuilding Gaza's Ark is now completed: custom steel reinforcements of the hull have been installed, in…
    - , 15 Aug 12, 3:32pm -

Sweden to Gaza

  • "Blockaden måste lyftas"
    - Inget kan förbereda dig för Gaza, inga FN-rapporter, inga nyhetsartiklar, inga utredningar om mänskliga rättigheter. Inga av dessa kan på ett ett fullgott sätt beskriva vad människorna här går igenom.Så sa Pierre Krähenbühl, som sedan…
    - 6 days ago, 17 Apr 14, 9:16pm -
  • Israel upprätthåller utrese blockaden på olympier från Gaza
    Den palestiska olympiern Nader Masri förhindrades i tisdags från att lämna Gaza för att delta i ett marathonlopp på Västbanken. skriver Associated Press.Den Israeliska högsta domstolen beslutade att upprätthålla det militära beslutet att f…
    - 13 days ago, 10 Apr 14, 8:07am -
  • Nu bryter vi blockaden inifrån – Ship to Gaza exporterar från Gazaremsan!
    Sedan våren 2013 har Ship to Gaza Sverige, tillsammans med våra samarbetspartners på Gazaremsan och i Freedom Flotilla Coalition varit engagerade i exportkampanjen Gaza’s Ark. Ett större fiskefartyg har köpts in och byggs om till ett havsgåen…
    - 14 days ago, 9 Apr 14, 10:23pm -
  • Israel hotar strypa bistånd till Palestinska myndigheten
    Den palestinske presidenten Mahmoud Abbas valde under onsdagen att vända sig till 15 olika FN-organ för att kräva frigivning av palestinska fångar i israeliska fängelser. Detta uppgavs vara en protest mot att en grupp palestinska fångar inte fr…
    - 17 days ago, 6 Apr 14, 10:28pm -
  • Efter 50 dagar: gränsövergången vid Rafah öppen kort stund igen
    Egyptiska myndigheter tillät på lördagen gränsövergången vid Rafah att öppnas igen, under tre dagar. Det är första gången på sju veckor som folk i den blockerade och utblottade landremsan kunnat resa ut till omvärlden, bortsett från ett…
    - 25 days ago, 29 Mar 14, 3:42pm -

Malaysian Humanitarian Sail

Irish Ship to Gaza

Free Gaza Germany

  • Willkommen in Palästina am 8. Juli 2011

    Willkommen in Palästina am 8. Juli 2011

    Willkommen in Palästina am 8. Juli 2011Organisationen der palästinensischen Zivilgesellschaft und Friedens- und MenschenrechtsaktivistInnen rufen zur Teilnahme an der "Mission 8. Juli" (2011) auf. Der Deutsche Koordinationskreis Palästina Isr…
    - , 28 Aug 12, 9:30am -
  • Palästina Reisehandbuch

    Palästina Reisehandbuch

    Palästina ReisehandbuchNeu erschienenPalästina ist als Ursprungsort beziehungsweise Heiliges Land für die drei großen monotheistischen Weltreligionen Judentum, Christentum und Islam von zentraler Bedeutung. Das Land zwischen dem Mittelmeer un…
    - , 15 Aug 12, 3:32pm -
  • Gaza Ark 27.09.2013

    Gaza Ark 27.09.2013

    Wir unterstützen die Kampagne "Gaza's Ark"SpendenaufrufDownload des Spendenaufrufs (pdf)Gaza's Ark renoviert ein großes Fischerboot in Gaza und baut es mit vorhandenen Ressourcen zu einem Frachtschiff um. Eine Crew aus Internationalen und Pal…
    - , 15 Aug 12, 3:32pm -
  • Zweite Palästina-Solidaritätskonferenz des Palästinakomitees Stuttgart

    Zweite Palästina-Solidaritätskonferenz des Palästinakomitees Stuttgart

    10. bis 12. Mai 2013Zweite Palästina-Solidaritätskonferenz des Palästinakomitees StuttgartDas Palästinakomitee Stuttgart veranstaltet vom 10. bis 12 Mai 2013 die zweite Palästina-Solidaritätskonferenz: "Die Menschen fordern den politischen…
    - , 15 Aug 12, 3:32pm -
  • Gaza Ark 05.09.2013
    Gaza's Ark: www.gazaark.orgTrotz Schwierigkeiten: Gaza's Ark schreitet voranGaza's Ark Steering Committee, 05.09.2013:An important phase of rebuilding Gaza's Ark is now completed: custom steel reinforcements of the hull have been installed, in…
    - , 15 Aug 12, 3:32pm -

IHH (Turkey)

Rumbo a Gaza (Spain)

Freedom Flotilla Italia

Britain 2 Gaza

  • Write to the Greek Embassy – Let the Freedom flotilla sail to Gaza
    TAKE ACTION: Greece, Let the Freedom flotilla sail Following the decision by the Greek government to ban the flotilla from leaving its ports, we urge you take two minutes out to write to their Embassy in London to protest against their decision, usin…
    - , 7 Jul 11, 1:29pm -
  • We will not stop until we reach Gaza
    Britain2Gaza will be joining the international flotilla to break the siege of Gaza, despite Israel’s increasingly desperate attempts to stop the flotilla.   The Irish ship to Gaza is the latest ship that has been sabotaged by Israeli agents…
    - , 4 Jul 11, 10:30am -
  • Flotilla launch outside Westminster
    Britain2Gaza joined campaigners, students and Green MP Caroline Lucas on a boat sailing past Parliament to raise awareness of the International Flotilla to Gaza, due to set sail soon. Lib Dem MPs David Ward and Bob Russell waved off the ship as it sa…
    - , 1 Jul 11, 9:23am -
  • Parliamentarians add support for Flotilla to Gaza
    British MPs support Freedom Flotilla to Gaza Parliamentarians have joined directors, writers, musicians and trade unions to express their support for the second Freedom Flotilla, leaving for Gaza later this week. Members of Parliament have sent messa…
    - , 28 Jun 11, 2:30pm -
  • Using international solidarity to break the siege on Gaza
    By Sarah Colborne, Director, Palestine Solidarity Campaign As pressure mounts to break the siege on Gaza, international peace activists will be taking part in the Freedom Flotilla 2, due to depart at the end of June. Britain2Gaza, an initiative set u…
    - , 26 May 11, 11:28am -

Other recommended sources

Delegitimize

  • STAY HUMAN Freedom Flotilla Renames Voyage in Honor of Vittorio Arrigoni
    FREEDOM FLOTILLA 2 STEERING COMMITTEE—The murder of human rights activist, Vittorio Arrigoni, is a tragedy for his family, for those of us who knew him, and for the Palestinians who loved and admired him. The Steering Committee of Freedom Flotilla…
    - , 15 Apr 11, 4:30pm -
  • Netanyahu to UN Chief: Upcoming Gaza flotilla must be stopped
    BARAK RAVID, HA'ARETZ—Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu called on UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon Friday to stop the impending flotilla that is supposed to set sail to the Gaza Strip in May. The Israeli prime minister told the UN Chief that the fl…
    - , 1 Apr 11, 4:58pm -
  • I Just Want Justice for My Son
    FREE GAZA MOVEMENT—Professor Ahmet Doğan, whose 18-year-old son Furkan was murdered during the Israeli military raid on a Gaza-bound flotilla in May 2010, is in Washington this week. He hopes to convince American officials to open an independent i…
    - , 23 Feb 11, 7:55pm -
  • Official Turkish Report: Israeli Attack on the Humanitarian Aid Convoy to Gaza
    TURKISH NATIONAL COMMISSION OF INQUIRY—Israeli military forces on the early hours of 31 May 2010 attacked in international waters an international and multi-faith convoy of six ships organized by a coalition of NGOs from 37 countries transporting c…
    - , 12 Feb 11, 6:01pm -
  • Israeli inquiry into Gaza flotilla deaths no more than a “whitewash”
    AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL—Amnesty International has condemned the findings of an Israeli inquiry into last year’s raid on a Gaza-bound aid flotilla as a “whitewash” which failed to account for the deaths of nine Turkish nationals.
    - , 28 Jan 11, 4:30pm -

The Rachel Corrie Foundation for Peace and Justice

International Solidarity Movement

  • Israeli forces shoot tear gas into houses in Awarta village

    Israeli forces shoot tear gas into houses in Awarta village

    20th April 2014 | International Solidarity Movement, Nablus Team| Awarta, Occupied Palestine On the 20th of April, five Israeli jeeps entered the village of Awarta. The Israeli forces broke into four houses and shot several tear gas and stun grenades…
    - 1 day ago, 22 Apr 14, 10:58am -
  • Khan-al-Luban: Israeli army attack

    Khan-al-Luban: Israeli army attack

    20th April 2014 | International Solidarity Movement, Nablus Team| Khan al-Luban, Occupied Palestine On Monday 21 April 2014 two International Women’s Peace Service [IWPS] volunteers were playing uno [a card game] outside with two children of the…
    - 1 day ago, 22 Apr 14, 9:52am -
  • British war cemetery not immune to Gaza siege

    British war cemetery not immune to Gaza siege

    21st April 2014 | The Electronic Intifada, Joe Catron | Gaza City, Occupied Palestine On a recent, sunny afternoon, Kath Henwood, a Yorkshire paramedic volunteering in the Gaza Strip, walked through rows of headstones at the Gaza War Cemetery with a…
    - 2 days ago, 21 Apr 14, 6:05pm -
  • Settlers set fire to Palestinian chicken farm

    Settlers set fire to Palestinian chicken farm

    20th April 2014 | International Solidarity Movement, Nablus Team| Madama, Occupied Palestine On Friday 18th April, during the night in the village of Madama, settlers from a nearby illegal settlement entered a Palestinian farm and sat fire to a newly…
    - 3 days ago, 20 Apr 14, 7:39pm -
  • “A message of peace” from the village of Qaryut met with violence from the Israeli army

    “A message of peace” from the village of Qaryut met with violence from the Israeli army

    19th April 2014 | International Solidarity Movement, Nablus Team| Qaryut, Occupied Palestine The people of Qaryut began weekly demonstrations three weeks ago, due to the Israeli military’s decision to close the main road near to the village. Yester…
    - 4 days ago, 19 Apr 14, 10:40am -

Gaza Youth Breaks Out

  • #Breaking: Cristiano Ronaldo, Real Madrid best player got killed in a shooting incident
    The title undoubtedly attracted football fans who opened the link to read with a shock controling them, but these people who are worried about Ronaldo should relax because the star of your Royal club is healthy; he wasn’t killed. In fact the victim…
    - , 10 Nov 12, 10:48am -
  • Shareeda from Gaza
    By: Intimaa Al-Sudoudi  There is an established fact that shapes every human being’s belief and gives him a smile that persists despite all challenge and obstacles: that nobody can muzzle the sun or extinguish freedom. Israel, occupation, bloods…
    - , 11 Sep 12, 12:29pm -
  • Canvas of Life
    By: Nihaya Jaber As a 20-year-old Palestinian living in the besieged land of Gaza, I’ve grown up with my people, sharing the same bitterness of the persistence to live a normal life as much as possible despite all the obstacles we face every day. B…
    - , 10 Sep 12, 9:32pm -
  • Hunger striking for dignity and freedom
    Mahmoud SarsakOur brother and son, Mahmoud Sarsak, is a 25 years old professional footballer from Rafah refugee camp in the Gaza Strip, today entering his 74th day of hunger strike. We ask you to support Mahmoud and his demand for fair treatment. You…
    - , 27 May 12, 5:08pm -
  • Behind The Bars..
    By: Roba Salipi I was thinking the whole day how can someone describe a great woman. I mean, you stand helpless in front of the computer thinking what might be a good start. This is exactly what is happening with me right now. I have a revolution ins…
    - , 18 Mar 12, 7:39pm -

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