According to Article 101 of the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea, piracy is by definition committed by a private vessel. Thus, even if the ship's crew had not consented to being boarded and to having the weapons removed, it could not have been an act of piracy for an Israeli ship to have boarded it.
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from the article: Israel releases arms ship said destined for Hezbollah
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