Flotilla success - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Wespe
    • 10.07.11 | 05:57 (IDT)

    The flotilla was to push the Israelis to action and creating a media sensation. The fact that there are still 2 ships means that all the efforts of the Israelis and US to this point have failed. The showdown awaits. Its true they are as dedicated to their cause as are the settlers. But then again the world isn't stopping the settlers. If the Greek government did as much to stop settlers as they are doing against these activists then the government would not be part of the problem. The activists are learning through this whole process. The Civil Rights movement was full of hardships too.

    from the article: Pro-Palestinian activists withdraw Tahrir ship from Gaza flotilla
    First published 01:32 10.07.11 | Last updated 01:32 10.07.11
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