Report – By Pacific Media Watch
A Māori Television crew will be flown back from Israel after their Swedish-flagged aid ship, Marianne of Gothenburg, was detained by the Israeli Navy while attempting to break the Gaza blockade.
Native Affairs senior reporter Ruwani Perera and cameraman Jacob Bryant, were invited to join the Freedom Flotilla III as observers to document their mission by New Zealand organisation Kia Ora Gaza.
Head of news and current affairs Maramena Roderick said Perera and Bryant were both safe and well and were expected to arrive back in New Zealand tomorrow. Read more »