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Israel stops flotilla seeking to break Gaza blockade

Israel`s navy on Monday halted a flotilla seeking to defy its blockade of Gaza without the deadly force that marred a similar attempt in 2010 and was escorting one of the vessels to shore.

Jun 29, 2015, 18:47 PM IST
Israel detains ship seeking to break its Gaza blockade

Israel detains ship seeking to break its Gaza blockade

Israel`s navy boarded and took over an activist vessel seeking to break its Gaza blockade and was escorting it to port on Monday in an operation that did not use force, the military said.

Jun 29, 2015, 12:19 PM IST
Israel bars foreign activist flotilla from reaching Gaza

Israel bars foreign activist flotilla from reaching Gaza

 Israel said on Monday it had blocked a boat leading a four-vessel protest flotilla of foreign activists from reaching the Gaza Strip and forced the vessel to sail to an Israeli port.

Jun 29, 2015, 10:37 AM IST

Flotilla to break Gaza blockade: Rights groups

A group of human rights organisations said on Tuesday they are organising a flotilla of vessels that will attempt to breach Israel`s blockade of Gaza later this year.

Aug 12, 2014, 20:26 PM IST

21 Gaza flotilla activists still in Israeli jail

The 21 activists were among 27 passengers and crew aboard two ships intercepted by the Israeli navy.

Nov 06, 2011, 18:39 PM IST

Israel frees six of 27 detained on flotilla

Israel has freed six of 27
passengers and crew who were aboard two ships intercepted by
its navy while trying to run the Jewish state`s blockade on
the Hamas-run Gaza Strip.

Nov 05, 2011, 22:14 PM IST

Flotilla activists seek "blood": Israeli FM

Lieberman repeated Israel`s offer to the activists to deliver aid via the Israeli port of Ashdod.

Jun 28, 2011, 18:27 PM IST

Israel presses Greece to halt flotilla: Activists

Dire warnings shadow the politically charged plan to deliver aid to the Palestinian territory.

Jun 28, 2011, 10:12 AM IST

Israel backs away from threat to flotilla reporter

PM Netanyahu instructed authorities to exempt foreign reporters from policy applied to infiltrators.

Jun 27, 2011, 23:09 PM IST

Gaza-bound flotilla set to leave Greece

About 350 pro-Palestinian supporters hailing from 22
countries are set to join the "Freedom Flotilla" leaving from
Greek ports.

Jun 26, 2011, 23:04 PM IST

Netanyahu seeks UN help to stop flotilla

Israeli PM Benjamin
Netanyahu called UN chief Ban Ki-moon and asked him to stop an international flotilla.

Apr 01, 2011, 20:47 PM IST

Flotilla of spacecraft to give accurate space weather forecasts

Space scientists from the UK may soon send a flotilla of spacecraft into orbit around the sun.

Feb 13, 2011, 15:18 PM IST

UN rights body seeks Israel`s cooperation on flotilla probe

The head of UN Human Rights Council
on Wednesday said that he hoped Israeli authorities would cooperate
with its inquiry into May`s deadly raid on a Gaza-bound aid
flotilla.

Aug 04, 2010, 21:33 PM IST

Israeli flotilla inquiry to question Premier

The Israeli commission of inquiry into last month`s deadly naval raid on a Gaza-bound flotilla will summon the country`s Prime Minister.

Jun 28, 2010, 17:30 PM IST

Flotilla a conspiracy to derail peace: Israel

Israel`s envoy defends flotilla raid on a Turkish ship with ease & vehemence.

Jun 22, 2010, 20:56 PM IST

Flotilla a conspiracy to derail peace: Israel

Israel`s envoy defends flotilla raid on a Turkish ship with ease & vehemence.

Jun 22, 2010, 20:56 PM IST

Israeli raid on aid flotilla had `serious defects`: Probe

The bloody raid by Israel`s naval commandos on the Gaza-bound aid flotilla last month suffered from "serious defects".

Jun 20, 2010, 20:06 PM IST

Arab lawmaker on flotilla sparks outrage in Israel

Hanin Zoabi was on the ship carrying Turkish activists involved in violence.

Jun 10, 2010, 15:23 PM IST

Israel starts deporting activists; Netanyahu defends Gaza raid

Israel began deporting
all 19 people onboard the Rachel Corrie, even as Netanhayu defended the raid.

Jun 06, 2010, 22:05 PM IST

Flotilla raid: Israel`s use of captured video draws criticism

Israel`s army has been using
confiscated videos to justify its deadly raid against a
Gaza-bound aid flotilla, and the Foreign Press Association
wants it to stop.

Jun 04, 2010, 00:27 AM IST