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Israeli authorities deport 9 French activists on arrival at airport | #Airflotilla2

[ PIC 18/04/2012 – 04:56 PM ] OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– The Israeli authorities at Lod airport deported nine French activists on arrival at the airport on Tuesday as part of “Welcome to Palestine” event. A spokesperson for the Israeli immigration department said that the activists instigated violence and confusion aboard the plane they took from […]

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Press Release: “50 Peace Activists In Israeli Jails Declare Hunger Strike” | #Airflotilla2 #PalestinePrisoners

Monday April 16, 2012 23:29 by WELCOME FRANCE PALESTINE MISSION – Press Release 50 international peace supporters and peace activists detained by Israel and imprisoned at the Givon Prison, near Tel Aviv, declared hunger strike in support of the Palestinian political prisoners and rejecting the illegal Israeli occupation of Palestine. About forty French participants of […]

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Barhoum: Arrest of foreign activists reflects Israeli crisis | #Airflotilla2

[ PIC 16/04/2012 – 09:52 AM ] GAZA, (PIC)– Fawzi Barhoum, a Hamas spokesman, has described as shameful the Israeli authorities’ arrest of foreign activists on their arrival at Ben Gurion airport. He said in a statement to the PIC on Sunday that the Israeli step reflects an internal crisis within that “entity” as a […]

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Who are the ‘Welcome to Palestine’ activists? ~ by @MyaGuarnieri | #Airflotilla2

April 15, 2012 | Mya Guarnieri | 972 Blog In the air between Geneva and Tel Aviv, I spent some time talking to the international activists who joined the “Welcome to Palestine” campaign. Activists who told this writer in the Geneva airport that they are traveling to Palestine, cheered quietly and smiled as the plane […]

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Originally posted on Sixteen Minutes to Palestine:
Like this Swedish tourist, “Flytilla” activists flying into Israel will be forced to sign a contract requiring them not to be affiliated in any way with “pro-Palestinian organizations”, “members”, or “activities”. Any breach of the contract will lead to instant deportation. Meanwhile, those deported will receive a letter…

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Airlines Cancel Tickets Of Dozens Of Flytilla Activists | #Airflotilla2

Saturday April 14, 2012 11:02 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC  The Guardian newspaper reported that the British Jet2 airlines canceled tickets of three British peace activists who intended to fly to Palestine this Sunday as part of the solidarity campaign “Welcome To Palestine”. Dozens of tickets were also cancelled by Lufthansa and other airlines. Picture: […]

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Lufthansa bars passengers en route to Palestine | #Airflotilla2

Maan News Agency | April 13, 2012 BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) — Germany’s national airline is canceling tickets of passengers who intend to visit the occupied West Bank, a group organizing a visit by foreigners said Friday. Lufthansa canceled the tickets of dozens of people who are signed up to join the Welcome to Palestine week which […]

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BREAKING – Activist from Canada sees flight canceled by Air France | #Airflotilla2

April 13, 2012 Julie Lachapelle, activist of CSN received notification by Air France her flight to Israel was canceled as reported below: Source CSN Canada La CSN dénonce l’attitude du gouvernement israélien Alors qu’une militante de la CSN, Julie Lachapelle, s’apprêtait à partir pour la Palestine, elle a reçu un appel de la compagnie Air […]

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BREAKING | Lufthansa violates Int’l Law | La compagnie Lufthansa viole le droit int’l | #Airflotilla2 (updated)

BREAKING – Exclusive by @972Mag : “Political contract” required to enter Israel? Bienvenue en Palestine website | April 13, 2012 (The original French & a Spanish and Dutch translation below the article in English, Continuous updates below this article)  English Dozens of passengers who bought a plane ticket to travel to Tel Aviv Sunday on […]

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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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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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‘Israel cannot legally ban pro-Palestinian activists bound for West Bank’

Ahead of planned fly-in protest, lawyer who defended activists who took part in 2011 ‘flytilla’ says protesters must gain entry to Israel in order to request West Bank entry from IDF. By Jack Khoury | Haaretz | April 11, 2012 Israel’s Interior Ministry has no authority to refuse entry to activists taking part in Sunday’s […]

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Activists from around the world are ready to travel to Palestine – Video

PressTV | April 11, 2012  A call by 25 Palestinian civil society organizations and peace activists to visit Palestine is being answered. According to the organizers of the 2012 welcome to Palestine campaign more than 2000 participants from Europe, North America, Australia and Turkey are ready to travel to Palestine via the Lod airport and […]

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Jewish Defense League Call: “Welcome Party” for “Leaving” activists | #Airflotilla2

Related: Airflotilla Mission 2012 | Overview #Airflotilla | #Airflotilla2 April 11, 2012 Where Israeli hatemongers spread incitement to kill Europeans, the French department of the JDL, LDJ posted a call for a “Welcome party” on it’s website as displayed below: Translation  “The Jewish Defense League organized a welcome party for anti-Semitic thugs who wish to travel […]

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