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Participants from US & UK denied boarding | #Airflotilla2

Welcome to Palestine website | April 15, 2012 The following participants of Welcome to Palestine 2012 are amongst those denied boarding by Jet2 after instruction from the Israeli government. Norma Turner I started work in the NHS in 1964 at the age of sixteen. I retired from nursing on my 60th birthday also the 60th […]

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Grounded: EasyJet refuses Palestinian campaigners | #Airflotilla2

Campaigners intended to help build a school in the Palestinian territories. Sunday, 15 April 2012 10:49 AM | Politics.co.uk By Ian Dunt EasyJet is refusing to fly Palestinian campaigners to Tel Aviv, after Israeli authorities sent a list of named suspected activists to airlines. Around a dozen members of the Scottish Palestine Solidarity Campaign travelled […]

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#Manchester – Palestine solidarity Flytilla barred from boarding plane | #Airflotilla2

CEASEFIRE | April 15, 2012 Activists call for a protest on Sunday as an initiative to fly 1,500 people into Tel Aviv Airport, a solidarity ‘Flytilla’, is blocked at Manchester airport. By Omayr Ghani |  A Palestine Solidarity Campaign initiative to fly 1,500 people into Tel Aviv Airport to demand the right to visit friends […]

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APPEAL FROM THE PALESTINIAN AMBASSADOR TO THE UK TO MEMBERS OF PARLIAMENT

Source: Palestine Spring Palestinian Ambassador to the UK Manuel Hassassian has sent a message to all UK MPs asking them to support the Welcome to Palestine 2012 initiative and the right of Palestinians to receive visitors. Members of the UK parliament supports Welcome to Palestine 2012 Source: Palestine Spring  Hugh Bayley MP (York Inner): “I […]

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Israel forces airline to cancel tickets of British ‘flytilla’ activists | #Airflotilla2

Jet2.com move follows pressure from Israel as 2,000 pro-Palestinian activists prepare to fly in on way to West Bank Guardian | Harriet Sherwood | April 13, 2012 Pro-Palestinian activists will be trying to get to the West Bank via Tel Aviv. Above, the wall separating the West Bank town of Bethlehem from Jerusalem. Photograph: Gil […]

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Friends set out on a mission to Palestine | #Airflotilla2

Related: Airflotilla Mission 2012 | Overview #Airflotilla | #Airflotilla2 York Press Co UK | April 11, 2012 Carol Pearman and Terry Gallogly with York Central MP Hugh Bayley THE Israeli government will be challenged by a group of visitors from York who want access to friends living in part of the occupied West Bank area […]

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