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UN panel on flotilla raid completes probe in Jordan


September 4th, 2010 - 8:42 pm ICT by IANS
Amman, Sep 4 (DPA) A UN fact-finding mission left Jordan Saturday, prominent Jordanian unionist Wael Saqqa said, following a five-day investigation into a fatal Israeli raid on a Gaza-bound flotilla in the ... Read more...

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Ban to meet UN panel probing flotilla raid


August 10th, 2010 - 6:46 am ICT by IANS
New York, Aug 10 (DPA) The four-member panel appointed to investigate the Israeli raid on a Gaza-bound aid flotilla in May was to hold its first meeting with UN Secretary General Ban ... Read more...

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Israel names former official to UN flotilla panel


August 8th, 2010 - 12:51 am ICT by IANS
Jerusalem, Aug 7 (DPA) A former official of the Israeli foreign ministry has been chosen to represent his country on a UN panel investigating the deadly Israeli raid on a Gaza-bound aid ... Read more...

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Activists mull new Gaza flotilla


August 5th, 2010 - 12:28 am ICT by IANS
Stockholm, Aug 4 (DPA) Some of the activists who took part in an aid flotilla that in May attempted to break Israel's maritime blockade on the Gaza Strip said Wednesday that they ... Read more...

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UN body seeks Israeli cooperation in flotilla probe


August 4th, 2010 - 9:11 pm ICT by IANS
Geneva/Tel Aviv, Aug 4 (DPA) The president of the UN Human Rights Council Wednesday called for Israel to collaborate with the team he has appointed to investigate the deadly Israeli raid on ... Read more...

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Turkey insists on international Gaza flotilla investigation


June 14th, 2010 - 11:46 pm ICT by IANS
Istanbul, June 14 (DPA) Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu Monday said Ankara insists on an international commission to investigate the Israeli commando raid on a Gaza aid flotilla that ended in the ... Read more...

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Turkish President Gul meets with Palestinian counterpart


June 8th, 2010 - 12:10 am ICT by BNO News
ISTANBUL, TURKEY (BNOP NEWS) – Turkish President Abdullah Gül met on Monday with Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas prior to the beginning of the Conference on Interaction and Confidence-Building Measures' (CICA) 3rd summit ... Read more...

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Three Pakistanis on Gaza flotilla return home


June 4th, 2010 - 3:35 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 4 (IANS) Three Pakistanis, including prominent TV anchor Talat Hussain, who were detained after an Israeli raid on a Gaza aid convoy, have returned home to a warm welcome. Interior Minister ... Read more...

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American citizen among 9 dead in Israeli raid of aid flotilla


June 4th, 2010 - 12:25 am ICT by BNO News
JERUSALEM (BNO NEWS) – An American citizen of Turkish origin was among the nine dead as a result of the Israeli attacks of pro-Palestinian aid flotilla, the Washington Post informed on Thursday.The ... Read more...

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Victims of Israel flotilla raid identified


June 3rd, 2010 - 5:18 pm ICT by IANS
Istanbul, June 3 (DPA) Eight of the nine people killed in Monday's Israeli raid on an aid flotilla heading to Gaza have been identified as Turks, Turkish media reported Thursday. The other victim ... Read more...

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UN vote on Iran sanctions may be deferred


June 3rd, 2010 - 1:44 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 3 (ANI): A U.N. vote on Iran nuclear sanctions will likely be pushed back because of fallout from the Israeli raid on the Gaza aid flotilla, sources have said.According to ... Read more...

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Lebanese detainees captured in flotilla raid arrive in Lebanon


June 3rd, 2010 - 4:42 am ICT by IANS
Beirut, June 3 (DPA) Two journalists who were among the five Lebanese detainees captured during the Israeli raid on a flotilla carrying aid bound for the Gaza Strip, were released late Wednesday ... Read more...

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African National Congress’ Youth League condemns Israeli raid on Gaza relief flotilla


June 3rd, 2010 - 2:55 am ICT by BNO News
JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA (BNO NEWS) – The African National Congress (ANC) Youth League condemned on Wednesday the Israeli raid on the humanitarian flotilla that was headed to Gaza to provide relief.The Youth ... Read more...

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Israel removes India reference from foreign minister’s speech


June 2nd, 2010 - 10:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 2 (IANS) Even as it faced a barrage of global criticism over a commando raid on a Gaza aid flotilla, Israel Wednesday clarified that it regretted the reference to ... Read more...

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Pope condemns Israeli raid on Gaza aid ships


June 2nd, 2010 - 9:47 pm ICT by IANS
Vatican City, June 2 (IANS/AKI) Pope Benedict XVI Wednesday condemned Israel's deadly attack on a Gaza-bound humanitarian aid flotilla in which nine activists were killed. "With great trepidation I followed the tragic ... Read more...

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India condemns Israeli raid on ship, calls for dialogue


June 2nd, 2010 - 1:07 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 1 (IANS) As the UN Human Rights Council gets ready to discuss the Israeli raid on a flotilla with humanitarian aid bound for the Gaza Strip, India Tuesday reiterated ... Read more...

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Indian activists condemn Israeli attack in Gaza


June 1st, 2010 - 5:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 1 (IANS) Indian activists Tuesday condemned the Israeli raid on a Gaza aid flotilla in which 16 peace activists were killed and many injured and have planned a protest ... Read more...

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Israeli raid could complicates Obama’s push for Mid-East peace


June 1st, 2010 - 11:44 am ICT by ANI
Washington, June 1 (ANI): US President Barack Obama's efforts to move ahead on Middle East peace negotiations and maintain ties with Israel have taken a hit and are likely to get ... Read more...

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Palestinians take up flotilla attack with UN rights council


May 31st, 2010 - 11:26 pm ICT by IANS
Geneva, May 31 (DPA) The Palestinian delegation to Geneva asked the UN Human Rights Council Monday to hold a special meeting on the Israeli pre-dawn raid of a flotilla of international political ... Read more...

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Iran condems Israel Navy clashes onboard Gaza aid flotilla - State TV


May 31st, 2010 - 5:44 pm ICT by BNO News
TEHRAN, IRAN (BNO NEWS) -- Iran on Monday condemned the Israel Navy clashes onboard a ship carrying pro-palestinian activists, calling the regime in Tel Aviv a threat to global peace and security, ... Read more...

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Hundreds in Lebanon protest against Israeli raid on Gaza


December 28th, 2008 - 2:48 am ICT by IANS
Beirut, Dec 28 (Xinhua) Hundreds of Palestinian refugees in Lebanon Saturday marched to the Egyptian embassy here to protest against the Israeli raids on Gaza.Riot police have thrown a security ring around ... Read more...

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Two Palestinians killed in Israeli raid


February 28th, 2008 - 11:38 pm ICT by admin
DPA Gaza/Ramallah, Feb 28 (DPA) Two Palestinian militants were killed when an Israeli army unit raided a refugee camp in West Bank Thursday, Palestinian hospital officials said. The clash broke out as the ... Read more...

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