Spotlight - Flotilla activists Nonsense - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Chris Papageorgiou
    • 30.06.11 | 09:05 (IDT)

    Interesting article even though as a Greek - American living in Athens, I completely disagree with the flotilla initiative. However, Amira Hass's claims that the flotilla activists have remained in the spotlight are complete nonsense. During the last two days there was general strike in Greece accompanied by extreme violence in the center of Athens while the Greek Parliament was voting on new austerity measures to deal with the economic crisis. The flotilla activists are not in the spotlight at all. Nobody here really gives a damn about these crazy guys. We have much bigger and more imporant fish to fry.

    from the article: Gaza flotilla activists determined to sail on despite obstacles
    First published 01:46 30.06.11 | Last updated 01:46 30.06.11
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