Post Tagged with: "Israeli blockade"

September 23, 2010 04:09

UN shows anti-Israel bias in Gaza flotilla report

Its report said the action by commandos, which left nine dead, was “disproportionate” and “betrayed an unacceptable level of brutality”. Israel rejected the report as “biased” and “one-sided.” It insists its soldiers acted in self-defence during the 31 May raid. – BBC News

July 15, 2010 05:01

State Department Mulls Terror Designation for Gaza ‘Aid’ Ship Funder -don’t hold your breath

The Turkish Muslim charity, The Foundation for Human Rights and Humanitarian Relief (IHH), that funded and operated a Gaza-bound “aid” ship is part of a larger coalition of groups and individuals intending to break the Israeli blockade of Gaza. The State Department is ‘looking at’ whether IHH should be designated a foreign terrorist organization according to a story at FOXNews.com. Don’t hold your breath.