Report – By Medea Benjamin
Israel Defence Forces violently intercepted the Swedish boat named Marianne in the early hours of Monday to prevent it from landing in Gaza, using tasers against unarmed passengers.
The 18 passengers included a Māori Television crew on board as observers.
The flotilla’s mission was to break the siege of Gaza, were taken to the Israeli port of Ashdod and the non-Israelis were deported from Ben Gurion Airport. Read more »