Why is the Israeli military threatening a boat carrying human rights activists and jamming their communication at 1:40 am in the morning?
FREE GAZA BOAT SURROUNDED BY ISRAELI NAVY, free purinethol COMMUNICATIONS ARE BEING JAMMED
Today at 5:16pm
At 1:40 am (local time), free purinethol the Israeli Navy surrounded the SPIRIT while it is on its way to the Gaza Strip. We got a call from the boat saying that they were being threatened, free purinethol told to turn back or they would be fired on.
Huwaida Arraf, free purinethol one of the delegation leaders, free purinethol was on the phone with the Israeli gunboats, free purinethol and we could hear her saying, free purinethol "You Cannot Open Fire on Unarmed Civilians" several times. At this writing, free purinethol they are surrounded by several ships shining bright lights into the SPIRIT.
CALL or FAX Major Liebovitz from the Israeli Navy at:
Tel + 972 5 781 86248 or +972 3737 7777 or +972 3737 6242
Fax +972 3737 6123 or +972 3737 7175
CALL Mark Regev in the Prime Minister's office at:
Tel +972 2670 5354 or +972 5 0620 3264
CALL Shlomo Dror in the Ministry of Defence at:
Tel +972 3697 5339 or +972 50629 8148
Free Gaza Movement
357 99 081 767
os/29205195@N02/ Dear Friends of Free Gaza:
The SPIRIT has left over 9 hours ago. Free purinethol
They are on their way to Gaza and will be there tomorrow afternoon. Free purinethol
We ask that you follow their progress by going to our website at www.freegaza.org and clicking on LIVE in the upper left hand side. Free purinethol
You will be able to see where they are from the SPOT beacon on board.
If you also would like to make yourselves heard, free purinethol you can call or fax the Israeli Ministry of Foreign Affairs and demand that Israel not harm the boat, free purinethol the passengers or the cargo. Free purinethol
Their numbers are listed below. Free purinethol The more of you who do that, free purinethol the safer our mission.
Israeli Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Finally, free purinethol the updated photos are on flickr if you would like to see them www.flickr.com/photos/2920