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Israeli police arrest four pro-Palestinian activists at airport | #Airflotilla2

[ PIC 15/04/2012 – 11:19 AM ]   OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– Israeli police arrested four pro-Palestinian foreign activists at the Ben Gurion airport for participating in the “Welcome to Palestine” event. A police spokesman said that the four arrived from Paris aboard El Al flight as part of the “Welcome to Palestine” fly-in protest. He […]

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A pro-Palestinian activist has a rest next to a placard reading "We have not stolen our tickets so let us fly" during a protest at Geneva airport on April 15, 2012 in Geneva. Several dozen pro-Palestinian activists protested at Geneva airport, saying authorities prevented them from boarding a Tel Aviv-bound flight as part of a "fly-in" that Israel has vowed to block.    AFP PHOTO/ FABRICE COFFRINI

LIVE BLOG | Welcome to Palestine | PAGE 3 | #Airflotilla2

MAIN OVERVIEW AT LIVE BLOG | Welcome to Palestine | #Airflotilla2 Continuous updates… Please keep reloading While the leftist activists got arrested the right winged extremists got a table from the airport's cafe #Fly2Palestine pic.twitter.com/ZVnApRbn — Leehee Rothschild (@leehee_r) April 15, 2012 ‘Welcome to #Palestine’ Airlines cancel activists’ tickets on #Apartheid Israeli objections [alarabiya] http://t.co/3dQhKKKj […]

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Exclusively in #Israel – Arrested for carrying a Palestinian child’s drawing | #Airflotilla2

April 15, 2012 This.. is how much Israel fears those who want to enter… This.. is how much it fears witnesses of the atrocities of occupation… This.. shows how hard it tries to keep witnesses out… This.. is how it exposes it’s own achillus heel and fear: Exposure of truth This.. is the clear sign […]

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#Airflotilla2 – Lydd & Worldwide Airports – Photography

April 15 2012 An impression of  the disproportional barring and banning, arrests of humanitarian activists. In photos. More photo’s can be found in the live updates of the activists on the ground, in the live blog mentioned below this blogpost. (Continuous updating new photos) LIVE BLOG | Welcome to Palestine | #Airflotilla2 | More Updates: […]

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Israeli policemen walk in the arrivals hall at Ben Gurion International Airport 
near Tel Aviv April 15, 2012. Hundreds of police officers were deployed in and
around the airport as Israel scrambled to block visitors to the Welcome to 
Palestine week from boarding flights in Europe. Reuters/Ronen Zvulun

Welcome to Palestine visitors travel to Israel | #Airflotilla2

Maan News Agency | April 15, 2012 BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) — Visitors on a tour of Palestine began to arrive in Israel on Sunday, as demonstrations were held in European airports to protest the barring of dozens of tourists as part of the ‘Welcome to Palestine’ initiative. Organizer Mazin Qumsiyeh said he expected participants to land […]

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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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650 Officers to Await ‘Air Flotilla’ | #Airflotilla2

Related: Airflotilla Mission 2012 | Overview #Airflotilla | #Airflotilla2 Several hundred police officers will be stationed in Ben Gurion Airport next week to ensure that a planned “air flotilla” does not lead to disturbances. Pro-Palestinian Authority activists are planning to land in Israel and make their way to PA areas to take part in anti-Israel […]

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#Airflotilla2 | CGT’s Roissy-CDG union branch supports Welcome to Palestine 2012

Related: Airflotilla Mission 2012 | Overview #Airflotilla | #Airflotilla2 Palestine Spring | April 10, 2012  CGT’s Roissy-CDG union branch supports the international mission that will visit Palestine April 15, 2012, and demands that the freedomof movement of the participants is guaranteed by the authorities. In July 2011, the French authorities flagrantly violated this right by […]

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#Airflotilla2 | Welcome to Palestine 2012 campaign launched in Bethlehem

Related: Airflotilla Mission 2012 | Overview #Airflotilla | #Airflotilla2 Tuesday April 10, 2012 18:15 by George Rishmawi – IMEMC News Over 1,200 international visitors are expected to arrive to Ben Gurion airport in Tel Aviv to participate in the Welcome to Palestine 2012 campaign on Sunday April 15, said Dr. Abdelfattah Abu Srour, a spokesperson […]

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#Airflotilla2 | Israeli forces prepare for pro-Palestinian ‘flytilla’

Related: Airflotilla Mission 2012 | Overview #Airflotilla | #Airflotilla2 Israeli security forces said on Tuesday they had begun preparations for a “fly-in” of hundreds of pro-Palestinian activists expected to arrive at Ben Gurion airport this weekend. The campaign’s organisers in the West Bank say they want to publicise Israel’s control of movement into and out […]

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#Airflotilla | A Day that Democracy Went Flying Out the Window Again

Related: Airflotilla Mission 2012 | Overview #Airflotilla | #Airflotilla2 PNN – Palestine News Network – 14.07.11 – 10:52 By Gary Spedding – It is after the weekend in which that dreaded Friday saw hundreds of international activists flying in to Ben Gurion Airport announcing their intention to visit Palestine, an event that saw the State […]

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#Airflotilla | July 10, 2011 | Israeli regime arrests 12 Britons

Related: Airflotilla Mission 2012 | Overview #Airflotilla | #Airflotilla2 PressTV – Sun Jul 10, 2011 9:10AM Zionist regime authorities have arrested 12 Britons on their way to visit Beit-ul-Lahm in the occupied West Bank, according to campaigners. The Scottish Palestine Solidarity Campaign, which was coordinating the British arm of the visit, said its chairman Mick […]

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#Airflotilla | July 9, 2011 | A special form for Arab passengers to warn airport ahead of their arrival

Related: Airflotilla Mission 2012 | Overview #Airflotilla | #Airflotilla2 Saturday, July 9 2011|Dimi Reider | +972 Magazine Israel responded to the “flytilla” with a wildly disproportionate deployment of police and extraordinary security checks. But Palestinian citizens of Israel are discriminated at the Ben Gurion Airport on an hourly basis – and are now able to […]

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#Airflotilla | July 8, 2011 | Israeli occupation police arrest 30 solidarity activists at Lod airport

Related: Airflotilla Mission 2012 | Overview #Airflotilla | #Airflotilla2 [ 08/07/2011 – 09:37 PM ] NAZARETH, (PIC)– Israeli occupation police arrested on Friday 30 international solidarity activist who managed to arrive at Lod Airport and said the activists would remain in detention until their deportation. According to media sources ten of the activists arrived aboard […]

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