Browsing Tag Gaza flotilla

Flotilla to Test Gaza Blockade

Everything you need to know about today’s coverage of Israel and the Mideast. Join the Israel Daily News Stream on Facebook. Today’s Top Stories 1. Another Gaza flotilla due to set sail on...

November 26, 2013 17:11 By :

Egypt’s political disarray turns even more chaotic

Everything you need to know about today’s coverage of Israel and the Mideast. Join the Israel Daily News Stream on Facebook. Today’s Top Stories: 1. Egypt’s political disarray turns...

June 14, 2012 18:57 By :

Israeli state comptroller’s report sharply criticizes government handling of the Mavi Marmara raid

Everything you need to know about today’s coverage of Israel and the Mideast. Join the Israel Daily News Stream on Facebook. Today’s Top Stories: 1. The Israeli state comptroller, Micha Lindenstrauss,...

June 13, 2012 14:51 By :

Media Cheat Sheet 11/03/2011

Everything you need to know about today’s media coverage of Israel. Big time speculation of a possible attack on Iran eclipsed the Palestinian statehood push and the new Gaza flotilla. Iran’s...

November 3, 2011 17:52 By :

And I’m a Not Medical Writer . . .

Considering that the latest two-ship flotilla stunt is only carrying “symbolic aid” and that organizers readily admit that the real goal is to bust the Gaza blockade, this headline I spotted...

November 3, 2011 13:09 By :

Media Cheat Sheet 11/02/2011

Everything you need to know about today’s media coverage of Israel. Shortly before publishing today’s cheat sheet, media reports came up of a two-boat flotilla of ships travelling from Turkey...

November 2, 2011 19:35 By :

The Broken Clock Logic of Palmer’s Rejectionists

Just as a broken clock is still correct once a day, it’s safe to say that the UN will vindicate Israel once in a blue moon. But as I read The Guardian’s staff-editorial on the Palmer report,...

September 5, 2011 11:16 By :

5 Key Claims of the UN’s Mavi Marmara Report

The NY Times obtained a copy of the UN report on the Mavi Marmara affair. The inquiry — chaired by Sir Geoffrey Palmer — is expected to release its report tomorrow. I skimmed the full report...

September 1, 2011 23:05 By :

Will the Last Flotillista Aboard Please Turn Off the Lights?

The second flotilla’s officially over. The Israeli navy intercepted the Dignite al Karama and is taking the boat back to Ashdod. No resistance was offered. Will the last flotillista aboard please...

July 19, 2011 12:55 By :

July 7 Thoughts

• Quote of the Day: So many reporters were packed aboard the Tahrir, it’s amazing there was room for relief supplies. Globe & Mail columnist Margaret Wente (via HonestReporting Canada) • Malam...

July 7, 2011 17:13 By :