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A Few “Nonviolent” Tactics Planned by Passengers on Last Year’s Flotilla

Despite the repeated commitment of flotilla organizers to nonviolence, their instructions to activists on board reveal that they interpret this broadly enough that these same tactics are liable to cause significant injury to IDF soldiers. Both the International Solidarity Movement … Continue reading

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Court Documents Cement Flotilla Organizer’s Connections to Terror

Amin Abou Ibrahim, also known as Amin Abou Rashed, is one of the main organizers of the “Freedom Flotilla 2” and a founder of the ECESG, a central organization participating in the flotilla. Recently, the Dutch daily newspaper De Telegraaf cited … Continue reading

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“The Audacity of Hope” Aims to Break Israel’s Legal Blockade

Despite claiming that their purpose is humanitarian, the actions of the 2010 Gaza flotilla organizers reveal their goal to be explicitly political. As noted earlier this week in the New York Times, the boat called “The Audacity of Hope” is … Continue reading

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Chief of Staff Speaks at Israeli Air Force Flight School Graduation Ceremony

The Israeli Air Force (IAF) Flight School Graduation Ceremony was held today at the Hatzerim base where the new pilots were awarded their ‘flight wings’. The ceremony marks the end of a three-year course that includes officer and pilot training … Continue reading

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Financial Links Uncovered Between Hamas and Gaza Flotilla Organizers

According to Israeli military intelligence, the Hamas terrorist organization and several organizations behind the 2011 Gaza flotilla have similar funding sources. Three Islamic charity funds from the Hamas-affiliated Charity Coalition directly fund Hamas and some of the organizations connected to … Continue reading

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