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Solidarity Statement from the Gaza Freedom Flotilla Coalition with University Students and Staff

The Gaza Freedom Flotilla Coalition strongly supports the students and staff of universities across the world who are courageously advocating for an end to their universities’ and their governments’ complicity with Israel’s genocide in Palestine. The situation in Gaza is a human-made humanitarian crisis of immense proportions. For decades, Palestinians in Gaza have endured the …

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Film – The Truth Lost at Sea

See The Truth: Lost at Sea, a documentary by Rifat Audeh, a participant aboard the Mavi Marmara in 2010 when Israeli troops boarded the ship, killed nine people and left one in a coma who subsequently died. See the film’s web site with links to ways of seeing the film: https://truthlostatsea.com/

Gaza ‘freedom flotilla’ blocked, activists vow to press ahead

lans of the International Freedom Flotilla Coalition hit a snag when Guinea-Bissau decided to withdraw its flag from ships that would deliver humanitarian aid to the Gaza Strip. The flotilla was expected to set sail on Friday before the unexpected decision of the West African country. At a protest in Sultanahmet Square of Istanbul, a …

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UN experts demand safe passage for Freedom Flotilla’s humanitarian mission to Gaza

GENEVA (26 April 2024) – UN experts today demanded safe passage for the Freedom Flotilla Coalition, whose ships departing Türkiye will be carrying 5,500 tonnes of humanitarian aid and hundreds of international humanitarian observers to the besieged Gaza Strip. “As the Freedom Flotilla approaches Palestinian territorial waters off Gaza, Israel must adhere to international law, …

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Israeli pressure delayed Freedom Flotilla’s departure for Gaza: Organisers

Organisers say the initiative aims to challenge Israel’s 17-year-old blockade and put an end to the ongoing ‘genocide’. A flotilla of ships set to depart for the Gaza Strip on Friday to bring aid to Palestinians has been stranded in Turkey due to administrative roadblocks, as organisers say Israel has been exerting political pressure to …

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UN experts demand safe passage for Freedom Flotilla’s humanitarian mission to Gaza

GENEVA (26 April 2024) – UN experts today demanded safe passage for the Freedom Flotilla Coalition, whose ships departing Türkiye will be carrying 5,500 tonnes of humanitarian aid and hundreds of international humanitarian observers to the besieged Gaza Strip. “As the Freedom Flotilla approaches Palestinian territorial waters off Gaza, Israel must adhere to international law, …

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Conditions in Gaza

Life in Gaza has changed dramatically and permanently since October 7, 2023, when Palestinians, held captive for the past 17 years in Gaza under an illegal Israeli blockade, broke through the walls of what many describe as “the world’s largest open-air prison.” On that date, Israel launched a massive military campaign that continues to this day. …

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Activists organise ‘Freedom Flotilla’ laden with food aid for Gaza

The so-called ‘Freedom Flotilla Coalition’ is expected to depart Turkey in the coming days in an attempt to reach the shores of Gaza and deliver aid. The so-called ‘Freedom Flotilla Coalition’ is expected to depart Turkey in the coming days in an attempt to reach the shores of Gaza and deliver aid. Spearheaded by the …

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Libyan aid ship departs Misrata for Gaza

The International Campaign to Save Gaza on Friday announced the departure of a Libyan aid ship from the port of Misrata, bound for Gaza. The vessel sets sail with approximately 1,600 tons of essential relief supplies. These provisions, including medicines, tents, blankets, winter clothing, and foodstuffs, were generously contributed by civil society organisations across several …

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Save Gaza cargo ship sails from Libya with aid for Gaza

The International Campaign to Save Gaza cargo ship leaves the Libyan port of Misrata today with a cargo of humanitarian aid bound for Gaza. The Freedom Flotilla Coalition appreciates the popular efforts in Libya, which resulted in this great achievement and were able to collect such large quantities of aid (1600 tons) for the Palestinians …

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