2 November 2011 | International Solidarity Movement, Gaza
Two boats, called “Freedom Waves to Gaza,” are now traveling on the high seas to the besieged Gaza Strip. Their civilian passengers include people from five countries, including Palestinians from 1948. This is another non-violent attempt to break Israel’s siege, an illegal policy that has forced Gaza’s Palestinian residents into subsistence on international aid and subjected them to severe travel restrictions to and from the territory.
“Freedom Waves to Gaza” has been kept secret until now for fear of Israeli sabotage and obstruction, … Continue reading