14 votes

Turkish Flotilla To Defy Gaza Blockade

Turkish aid organisation the Humanitarian Relief Foundation (IHH) will attempt to send a humanitarian convoy to Gaza by sea in spite of Israel’s naval blockade, they have announced.

The organisation, part of the Freedom Flotilla Coalition said that representatives from 12 countries had met in Istanbul over the weekend and would send ships loaded with humanitarian aid to the Gaza strip “in the shadow of the latest Israeli aggression on Gaza”, in a statement emailed to Reuters.

Read More: http://www.newsweek.com/new-turkish-humanitarian-flotilla-se...



Trending on the Web

Comment viewing options

Select your preferred way to display the comments and click "Save settings" to activate your changes.

Good Luck.

Don't Be Surprised If Israel Torpedos The Ship(s).

Bump

because it doesn't appear in the Top Recent Topics.

To my Liberal Trolls:
"Really Don't mind if you sit this one out. Your words but a whisper, your deafness a shout. I may make you feel, but I can't make you think."
Ian Anderson 1972

Wow. The comments on the

Wow. The comments on the News Week link are disheartening. Lots of brainwashed folks.

Hope they're careful...

I remember a flotilla that was intercepted, boarded and the passengers and crew beaten and incarcerated...including a US Congresswoman. Was there anything in the Amerikan news? Nope. And should something bad happen to the Turks on this voyage, we won't be hearing anything about it, either.

------------------
BC
Silence isn't always golden....sometimes it's yellow.

"The liberties of a people never were, nor ever will be, secure, when the transactions of their rulers may be concealed from them." - Patrick Henry

I don't know much about technology

but isn't streaming live feed an option?

To my Liberal Trolls:
"Really Don't mind if you sit this one out. Your words but a whisper, your deafness a shout. I may make you feel, but I can't make you think."
Ian Anderson 1972

Hope they bring some....

...back-up this time!

The Gaza Ark

.

To my Liberal Trolls:
"Really Don't mind if you sit this one out. Your words but a whisper, your deafness a shout. I may make you feel, but I can't make you think."
Ian Anderson 1972