Gaza-flotilla, a travel survival kit (with no arrival hit) - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • LonelyPlanet
    • 27.06.11 | 12:59 (IDT)

    Our modern-time heroes made a wise choice : they know they won't be harmed by IDF, that's why they took Gaza as their holiday destination rather than Libya or Syria. And of course, they set sail in the middle of the summer (ever heard of a winter time Gaza-flotilla ?) : a free sunbathing cruise in the mediterranean sea during high season. And last but not least, as they know that the ships will ultimately be diverted to Egypt, their free trip will include a visit to the pyramids too. One last tip to our heroes : don't forget to buy The Protocols of the Elders of Zion, your favourite book available in all Egyptian bookstores.

    from the article: Gaza flotilla organizers: Israel is pressuring Greece to halt ships' departure
    First published 12:23 27.06.11 | Last updated 14:53 27.06.11
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