Archive | April 12, 2012

The Mayor of Bethlehem sends message of support | #Airflotilla2

Source Welcome to Palestine website April 10, 2012 #Airflotilla2 | Mission “Welcome to Palestine”: The detailed program Advertisements

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PRESS RELEASE GUSH SHALOM – Mr. Minister, Greet Them with Flowers! | #Airflotilla2

Scoop – Friday, 13 April 2012, 9:12 am Press Release: Gush Shalom April 12, 2012 Gush Shalom Calls For Termination Of Police Mobilization At Tel Aviv Airport And Welcoming Of “Fly-In” Activists Mr. Minister, greet them with flowers! Gush Shalom, the Israeli Peace Bloc, calls upon the Minister of Public Security to cancel plans for […]

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Israel mobilizes special forces to deport ‘flytilla’ activists | #Airflotilla2

Mondoweiss | April 12, 2012 “Welcome to Palestine: a great international mission. They are waiting for us on 15, April 2012.” (Photo: Bienvenue Palestine) This Sunday, the Airflotilla2, or “flytilla,” organizers expect around 1,500 international activists to fly into Ben-Gurion airport in order to draw attention to Israel’s abuses to the Palestinian people. As the […]

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Israeli Group calls on Government to Welcome Fly-In Activists | #Airflotilla2

WAFA April 12, 2012 JERUSALEM, April 12, 2012 (WAFA) – An Israeli peace group Thursday called on the Israeli government not to stop international activists who plan to fly into Tel Aviv airport next week to demonstrate their support for the Palestinians. Under the slogan, “Welcome to Palestine,” some 1000 activists are planning to fly […]

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‘Fly-in’ set to challenge Israeli isolation of the West Bank | #Airflotilla2

by Claire Schaeffer-Duffyon Apr. 12, 2012 NCR Today More than 1200 international activists are scheduled to arrive at Ben Gurion Airport in Tel Aviv, Israel, this Sunday for a “fly-in,” protesting Israeli isolation of the West Bank. The travelers, who include families with children, are participants in Welcome to Palestine 2012, a Palestinian-organized initiative that […]

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Israel urged to ‘welcome’ activists | #Airflotilla

Irish Times | April 12, 2012 MARK WEISS in Jerusalem BETHLEHEM’S MAYOR has urged Israel to allow hundreds of international activists, expected to arrive this weekend as part of the Welcome to Palestine solidarity campaign, to travel freely to the West Bank. Israel views the fly-in as a “provocation” and has vowed to arrest known […]

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What To Do If You Are Denied Entry | #Airflotilla2

RIGHT TO ENTER WEBSITE  Before we list some things to do if you are faced with denied entry, we must reiterate here the value in preparing before embarking on your trip.  Making sure relatives and/or your legal counsel have copies/scans of your passport and making sure you have with you numbers of your representatives in you […]

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Israeli group wants ‘flytilla’ activists put on trial | #Airflotilla2

 Egypt Independant | AFP Thu, 12/04/2012 – 17:22  JERUSALEM — An Israeli group on Thursday called for the arrest and trial of hundreds of pro-Palestinian activists who are expected to arrive at Ben Gurion airport as part of a solidarity campaign this weekend. Between Saturday evening and Sunday, hundreds of activists, mainly from European countries, […]

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Flytilla: immigration authority distributes list of people denied entry | #Airflotilla2

April 11, 2012 After reports ‘Israel cannot legally ban pro-Palestinian activists bound for West Bank‘ Israel again sends lists to airlines with ‘instructions’ as covered by YNet: (Source image http://www.ynetnews.com/articles/0,7340,L-4215264,00.html)

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