You have to declare *and* you have to define a BLOCKADE ZONE. Now ask yourself what a "blockade zone" actually is i.e. it is axiomatic that it is the "zone" where you "block" ships. It is farcical to then argue that even though int'l law requires you to declare the "zone" where you will "block" ships if you are then free to go and block then *somewhere* *else*. Sheesh! How difficult is that to understand???
Israel passes law sanctioning force-feeding prisoners (Haaretz)
from the article: The chief of staff threatens