Stories from returning #WomenToGaza; #FreedomFlotilla’s struggle to end illegal blockade of #Gaza continues


Give phones to Palestinian prisoners in Israeli jails*

*Basel Ghattas, MK, who was on the Freedom Flotilla in 2015, is in Israeli police custody, after being stripped of his parliamentary immunity, accused of smuggling cell phones to Palestinian prisoners inRead More...
By : David Heap | Dec 23, 2016

Opposing Israeli attempt to legalise theft of Zaytouna-Oliva

On Monday 19 December, 2016 (13:00) Haifa District court (acting as Maritime court) at Ave. Pal Yam 15a, Haifa, there will be a protest against the ongoing illegal blockade of Gaza and to demandRead More...
By : David Heap | Dec 19, 2016

Marama Davidson: “I will not be silenced” about the blockade of Gaza.

‘I have a job for the rest of my life to tell this story, and I will not stop. I need to keep talking, and so do you.’ Listen and watch thisRead More...
By : David Heap | Nov 18, 2016

Defend Media Freedom

Israel Social TV is under attack – Defend Media Freedom! Yudit Ilany, a participant on the Women’s Boat to Gaza representing Israel Social TV, travelled from Barcelona to Messina aboard the Zaytouna-Oliva.Read More...
By : James | Oct 19, 2016

Stories from returning #WomenToGaza; Struggle to end illegal blockade continues

As we write, the last of our wonderfully brave participants from the Women’s Boat to Gaza are either home with their loved ones and supporters, or on their journey home. They haveRead More...
By : David Heap | Oct 8, 2016

MEPs speak out for WBG despite silencing by plenary Chairman

On the invitation of Members of European Parliament from the GUE-GNL group, Women’s Boat to Gaza representatives met with MEPs in Strasbourg on 4 and 5 October. Our request for MEPs to demand theRead More...
By : David Heap | Oct 7, 2016

Zaytouna-Oliva Women to be ‘deported’ / Details Emerge about the Capture

Two journalists from Al Jazeera who were on board Zaytouna-Oliva have been released and have safely reached London and Moscow. The other 11 women of the Women’s Boat to Gaza are stillRead More...
By : Susan | Oct 6, 2016

Statement from Members of European Parliament

Statement from Members of European Parliament (5 October 2016) “Today at 15:58 the Women’s Boat to Gaza, Zaytouna-Oliva, has lost communication, and we can presume that the Israeli Occupation Navy has surroundedRead More...
By : James | Oct 6, 2016

Update Day 8: Zaytouna-Oliva to Reach Gaza within 24 Hours

Wednesday 5 October – 06:00 (CEST) Zaytouna-Oliva is less than 100 Nautical Miles North West of Gaza and is due to arrive in the port of Gaza within 20 hours. All participantsRead More...
By : James | Oct 5, 2016

Letter to Foreign Minister of Norway

Foreign Minister Børge Brende 4 October 2016 Ministry of Foreign Affairs N-0032 OSLO Women’s Boat to Gaza must be allowed to come to Gaza without being hijacked by Israel. Women’s Boat toRead More...
By : Nino Pagliccia | Oct 5, 2016