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BLOODTHIRSTY ANTI-ISRAEL ‘ACTIVISTS’ DANCE WHEN ANYONE DIES

June 3, 2010

BLOODTHIRSTY ANTI-ISRAEL ‘ACTIVISTS’ DANCE WHEN ANYONE DIESThe ‘Flotilla’ incident.

With these “peaceful food supplies” the Islamic “activists” attacked Israeli heroic preoccupied security guards who are 24/7 concerned of terrorists coming in to massacre kids.

Those Gaza Flotilla Ships!
http://www.israelnationalnews.com/blogs/blog.aspx/3

Video: How Flotilla Leaders Attacked Navy Commandoes
http://n2.israelnationalnews.com/News/News.aspx/137798

Gaza flotilla ships transported to Ashdod – Israel News, Ynetnews

31 May 2010 … Gaza flotilla ships transported to Ashdod. (Video) says fighters who … “We were attacked with clubs and long knives.” …
http://www.ynetnews.com/articles/0,7340,L-3896515,00.html

From the” words are important” department What exactly is the humanitarian crisis that the flotilla was actually addressing?
http://www.americanthinker.com/blog/2010/06/from_the_words_are_important_d.html

The Jawa Report: Gaza “Peace” Flotilla: Kill Jews For Allah

1 Jun 2010 … Gaza “Peace” Flotilla: Kill Jews For Allah. Flotilla participants chanted Islamic battle cry invoking killing of Jews …

http://mypetjawa.mu.nu/archives/202692.php

Flotilla participants chanted Islamic battle cry invoking killing of Jews
http://palwatch.org/main.aspx?fi=676&fld_id=676&doc_id=2337

Czech Support: Flotilla Was Planned Provocation

Reported: 15:45 PM – Jun/02/10

http://www.israelnationalnews.com/News/Flash.aspx/187409

President of the Czech Senate, Dr. Farmisal Subotka, visited the Knesset on Wednesday and expressed unprecendented support for Israel regarding the Gaza flotilla. Subodka said it was a planned provation against Israel.

“Many in Europe agree with me but are afraid to voice their opinion,” he added.

Italian Support: Israeli Raid Justified

Reported: 15:58 PM – Jun/02/10

http://www.israelnationalnews.com/News/Flash.aspx/187410

Italian Newspaper Il Giornale expressed its support for the Israeli raid on the pro-Hamas flotilla and said that IDF soldiers were justified in opening fire to defend themselves.

New IDF footage shows attacks before soldiers boarded ‘Mavi Marmara.’

‘Activists Threw Stun Grenades’

By JPOST.COM STAFF

06/02/2010 15:16

http://www.jpost.com/Israel/Article.aspx?id=177261

The IDF Spokesperson’s office on Wednesday afternoon released more new footage of Gaza flotilla activists attacking soldiers with a stun grenade, a box of plates, and water hoses.

The video was taken before the soldiers boarded the Mavi Marmara in Monday’s raid:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B6sAEYpHF24&feature=player_embedded

Also in this video, activists can be seen waving metal rods and chains, which were later used to attack soldiers.

Earlier Wednesday, the IDF Spokespersons Office on Wednesday released new footage showing Monday’s bloody raid of the Mavi Marmara ship.

Several voices belonging to Navy commandos are heard in the most recently released IDF video:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mFGuwUGaI9o&feature=player_embedded

The following is a transcript of the dialogue heard in the IDF clip:

– I need reinforcements here with me

– He wants to pass underneath

– Wait, one is in front of me

– It’s coming from all directions

– We need to be evacuated, now

– Tell him that he’s close already-

– Real weapons, real weapons (ie.guns)

– They have real weapons?

– Yes, yes, real weapons

– They are firing on us

– There is live fire below

– Live fire below

– Live fire here

– Shoot him where is he?

– Negative

The IDF previously released footage of the Monday raid, which depicted the activists attacking soldiers with various weapons, including a large metal pole and other metal objects.

In related news, Israel Radio reported Wednesday that the most viewed video on YouTube over the last day was the IDF’s footage of the Mavi Marmara raid.

Al-Jazeera’s flotilla raid footage racked up over 500,000 views.

Turkish Group Thanks Israel for Publicity

 

Obscure Islamic organization celebrates lethal IDF raid on flotilla for causing its new-found fame

Turkish Group Thanks Israel for Publicity

Ynet

Published: 06.02.10, 13:26 / Israel News

http://www.ynetnews.com/articles/0,7340,L-3897942,00.htm

Flotilla aid refused by Hamas

2 Jun 2010 … Hamas refused on Wednesday to allow the aid equipment that was … send some of the aid that was seized aboard the ships to the Gaza Strip …

http://www.jpost.com/MiddleEast/Article.aspx?id=177284

Gaza flotilla attack: two of Turkish activists killed in raid ‘wanted to be martyrs’

Two of the Turkish men shot dead during the Israeli commando raid on an aid flotilla heading for the Gaza strip were activists who wanted to be martyrs for their [ISLAM] faith.

All the Turkish dead named so far were said to be religious activists linked to IHH, a humanitarian agency with an Islamist stance that Israel has accused of supporting militant groups including Hamas and al-Qaeda.
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/europe/turkey/7798493/Gaza-flotilla-attack-two-of-Turkish-activists-killed-in-raid-wanted-to-be-martyrs.html

Wednesday, June 2, 2010
MEMRI TV Reports on the Gaza Flotilla Syrian TV Program Includes Calls for Suicide Attacks Inside Israel; Head of the Palestinian Islamic Counsel On Lebanon Calls for Taking Israeli Hostages

Father Of Kuwaiti Flotilla Participant: My Son Planned To Become A Martyr

http://www.imra.org.il/story.php3?id=48287

 

Another “successful” stunt by anti-Israel happy activists, as always it’s disguised under “activism” or “peace” or both: “Peace activism.” I say “successful,”, it is from their point of view, the more people die the more powerful their objective is, there might even be a tiny minoirity among the “activists” who have some gunuine concerns and are gullible led blindly, used by the vicious organizers that see to it, somehow, that something ugly occurs.GENOCIDAL “PRO-PALESTINE ACTIVISTS”The anti-Israel Arab Muslims activists (ISM & others) have a history, past and present of bluntly calling to ‘Kill Jews.’ Or, if you are not sure, ask them: ” What does Itbach Al Yahud?” mean, they might explain to you, maybe, or give an obscure rationalization as some try with the “wiping off map” Islamic genocide campaign.Or maybe you missed Muslim Students Association (MSA) members who would very much like for another Holocaust to happen?Ask current students on campus, you might be shocked to the manner, content, goals and declarations all of the anti-Israel (bigotry) campaigns are accompanied with (the over all theme is hatred and legitimizing of killing Jews), yet, not one of them is shy from using-singing the “poor palestinian” song.Which is why there’s no wonder how videos are documenting the “activists” on this ship chanting their ultimate goal: “Kill the Jews for Allah.’

THE “PEACE ACTIVISM” WITH KNIVES, METAL CHAINS, STUN GRENADESBut Why does the CNN, BBC call the anti Israel racist Arab violent thugs as “peace activists?”How can “peace activists” be so violent and INITIATE attacks with knives and metal bars hitting heads of security guys?Geez, I never knew a “peace activism” could be so violent and so bloody.It seems that Israeli security people have long stopped being seen as human beings, since most media ignored the injured ones in the hospital who simply explain that they had to shoot for fear their life was in danger.A sincere independent media or political persnality would be shocked in the utter surprise violent attack by the ‘Flotilla’ Muslims “activists.” First and foremost.WHY DO CHECKPOINTS EXIST?

Does MSM expect Israelis – the very victim of Arab-Islamic bigoted attacks since its re-birth, not to check the incoming ships for weapons smuggling? Or, is it a secret that Palestinian-Arabs have used: pregnant women, UN vehicles, ambulances for weapons and bombers transport? Each time you board a plane and being searched, remember that Israelis non-Arab Jews have to go through this in any major crowded area, and remember who’s fault it is all. It’s not Buddhism, nor, Christianity or Judaism!A CALCULATED PLANHow much greed, money was in the ‘plan’ of intentionally letting the Arab “activists” die in their initiated unprovoked confrontation, in the Hamas, Hezbollah Islamic-Arab global fundraising (besides of “victimhood” and damning Israel’s image) objective?It is always planned, the media should stop playing stupid for once, the same as when Palestine Hamas or “moderate” Fatah’s Al-Aqsa brigade or Hezbollah shoot behind babies, attack Israelis who make the checkpoint stricter that triggers an outcry against “those bad Israelis.”HUMANITARIAN WHO?If it’s only about “giving humanitarian aid,” Why not let Israelis give it to Gazans (provided that Palestinian leaders won’t steal it as usual) and leave peacefully the area?If the mission would be really a “humanitarian” and to “help poor Arab-Palestinians,” Why not send the aid, why attack Israelis? Why not do honest humanitarian work for once and simply bring the food instead of bring knives with such a built up rage? Let me tell you why, because no one is “pro-Palestinian,” absolutely no one cares about them, asides from using them, but all these Arabs, Muslims from Arab countries, or (mainly from Islamic) Turkey & Spain are really against Israelis, or Jews, that’s exactly the gist of “Pro-Palestinian activism.” As soon as Arab-Palestinians are better off (given that they change…) these “activists” [leaders] lose their anti-Israel-hate oxygen, they’re so desperately hooked on.This is not the first Gaza-STUNT-boat, and we haven’t learned anything.Isn’t already a known fact –by now– that Palestinian or Iranian backed Hezbollah ‘anti-Israel violent machine’ has been abusing anything “humanitarian” for its propaganda purposes?If these warriors & actions are ‘peace,’ what is war? 

ANTI HUMANITARIAN PALESTINIAN LEADERSHIPWhat more can one say about the shear cruelty, like Palestinian leadership of Islamic Hamas refusing to allow the aid to reach their people in order to make political demands?
Still think it’s about feeding Arab-Palestine?

SHOULD ISRAEL PAY ATTENTION TO THE ROUTINE ALMOST BORING CONDEMNTATIONS IN THE ‘ARAB-ISLAMIC LOBBY’ CONTROLLED UN / AMNESTY?Israel was always about survival and self defense, image – damage control was always secondary, this, and only this, is the first and last motivation for any action it ever takes, whereas the Arab-Islamic side cares less about life more about propaganda, in fact it is often so viciously sacrificing civilians for this very goal, the crude results of it all are there for all to see. Needless to say, Israel prefers to live than die-in-order to save its “image.”

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What is bias in the middle east conflict? [March, 2009]

March 24, 2009

 What is bias in the middle east conflict? [March, 2009]

 

Arabs’ racist killing (specifically) Jews *, is accepted “freedom fighting’.

Israelis worried of Arab terror *, branded as “racists”.

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War crimes, crimes against humanity by Palestinian Arab leadership – regime in Gaza * * * of using Arab civilians, making sure their kids die, for the “greater good (Jihadi-fascism’s goodness) of making Israel look bad…” * * * * * * *, using hospitals *, schools, UN medical vehicles * *, even aid material sent by humanitarian Israel * for murder, targeting at Israeli civilians, – shoved aside, ignored *.

Israel’s humane army’s extreme measures not to hit civilians (including 250,000 warning phone calls  to Arab residents to evacuate a particular area designated to be included in an op., knowing full well terrorists can cease the opportunity and flea, as well as risking young soldiers’ lives in going door to door) * * * * aiming only at Hamas terrorists is denounced of “random shooting” and “war crimes”.

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[Arab led pressure forcing Israel to conduct] Uprooting Jews from their homes and their ancestors’, AKA Transfer * * AKA Arab Palestinian Apartheid * is “good for peace”.

Transfer of Arabs (who don’t have more than 2 or 3 generations of history in Judea / Israel / Palestine * * * *) is “apartheid, fascist and racist” * (AKA Avigdor Lieberman).

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While Hamas or even “Moderate” Fatah refuses to recognize Israel *, international aid is flowing their way.

UN is “busy” condemning Israel * * on whatever is being told (forced) by the global Arab Muslim oil lobby.

Re: Pallywood’s ‘Free Gaza Boat’

August 24, 2008

 

Re: Pallywood’s ‘Free Gaza Boat’

The Anti Freedom for anyone ab-uses the ‘freedom’ banner by being cruel to their own people to inflict destitute so they can be used to propagate.

August 2008

Pallywood was always good in ‘language’, from their frequent use of “freedom” to “resistance”, while the siege on little Israel by its racist Arab neighbors goes on already for over 60 years, and recently Sderot under [real] siege from Gaza – Hamastan’s missiles (Shall we call the missiles upon civilians intended to murder as “freedom missiles”?, those rockets that have a double edge sword, to harm innocent Israelis which Palestinain Hamas is bend on, plus to cause a defensive actions from Israel’s security concerned forces to restrict Hamastan thus their beloved ‘victim card’ can have more teeth,) yet, it’s rather the anti freedom (for anyone) the Islamic Hamas, that succeeded again in yet another “freedom” slogan, ‘Free Gaza’, those that seek to live and have their people live in misery to gain world’s sympathy, have hit a jackpot, especially with some gullible “peace” activists.

 

The Gaza Boat Protest 

 
1. Prior to the boats� arrival along the Gaza coast:
 
a. Israel is closely monitoring the flotilla. This action constitutes an intentional provocation. Consequently, Israel will do everything it can to prevent it.
 
b. In accordance with the Interim Agreement between Israel and the Palestinian Authority, which was supported by the international community, the Israel Navy is exclusively responsible for the safety and security of the maritime zones off the coast of Gaza.
2. In the event that the boats will be allowed to proceed to Gaza:
 
a. The campaign is orchestrated by a handful of agitators who tried to draw the State of Israel into a confrontation in the open sea, with broad media coverage. This is not an expression of concern for the residents of the Gaza Strip, but rather a political protest that serves only the Hamas and terrorism.
 
b. This campaign is an intentional provocation undertaken by organizations and activists, some of whom have a long history of employing provocative tactics. Such groups, though flying the banner of human rights, are troublingly silent in the face of the gross violations perpetrated by Hamas which have caused so much suffering to Israelis and Palestinians alike. This action, which seeks to grant legitimacy to the Hamas terrorist regime, is immoral and flies in the face of the clearly stated position of the international community.
 
c. Israel continues to reserve its right to determine regarding entry into the Gaza Strip. In this case, Israel merely decided not to be dragged into the provocation that the protesters so eagerly sought to instigate.
 
d. Israel’s policy remains unchanged, and it will continue to examine each case upon its merits.
 
3. Israel’s humanitarian policy towards Gaza:
 
Despite ongoing Hamas terrorism and attacks against the inland crossing points, Israel permits the transfer of large quantities of humanitarian aid into the Gaza Strip on a daily basis, and allows the passage of patients and accompanying individuals into Israel, and the West Bank for medical treatment. Consequently, there is no justification for this provocation.
 
4. Israel�s security policy vis-�-vis the Gaza Strip:
 
The Gaza Strip under the Hamas regime has become a terrorist entity. Hamas smuggles and manufactures arms in a military buildup that is continuing despite the current state of calm, in blatant violation of the understandings laid out in the Egyptian initiative which established the calm.

http://www.israelated.com/node/50743

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Slow Boat to Gaza–Radicals gather in Cyprus “to break the siege.”…
Mr. Monir Deeb, a native Gazan who has lived in Los Angeles since 1979, explained to the media that he was boarding these boats to reunite with his siblings in Gaza. Mr. Deeb described Gaza as a “peaceful community under Israeli military siege” and said that this small convoy was meant to deliver a message to Israel to stop the siege of Gaza.

This reporter asked Mr. Deeb about the armed Gaza militias who have fired thousands of missiles over the past eight years against Israeli civilian communities that surround Gaza. I also asked for his comment on how the Hamas government is using the current cease fire period to regroup and train for the next attack on Israel. Mr. Deeb said that he “could not relate to this question,” since it was “political” and his concern was “only humanitarian” in nature.

The convener of the FreeGaza.org press conference, Ms. Greta Berlin, an American woman formerly married to a Palestinian whose family was dislocated from Safed in Northern Israel during the 1948 war, gave examples of the humanitarian mission on which they were embarking. �One of her missions,� she said, �was to supply 9,000 hearing aids for Palestinian children who suffer hearing loss at a young age, due to Israeli missile attacks on Gaza.�

I asked Ms. Berlin if it were not the case that the missile attacks that she had claimed had been fired at Palestinians in Gaza by Israelis were actually fired by Palestinians towards the Western Negev, as they screech over Palestinian villages en route to hit Israeli civilian targets.

Ms. Berlin would not comment, saying repeatedly that the purpose of the voyage to Gaza was not political, even though the press statement issued by FreeGaza.org touched every raw political nerve possible.

FreeGaza.org also clearly stated that it strongly condemns Israel for not allowing “refugees and their descendants the right to return home” to the villages that have since been resettled by Israel after the 1948 war. Meanwhile, the “FreeGaza.org” press statement also decried “Israel’s illegal occupation of Palestine,” laying aside any pretensions that the group only favored Israel’s full withdrawal from Gaza…

http://www.frontpagemag.com/Articles/Read.aspx?GUID=63ECA9A0-A391-4286-B5A1-9EB32E49A27B

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Israeli Civil Rights Center Warns US Attorney General: Gaza Boat Organizers Have Violated the Neutrality Act

http://www.cyperus.com/cgi-bin/stories.pl?ACCT=ind_focus.story&STORY=/www/story/07-31-2008/0004859273&EDATE=THU+Jul+31+2008,+08:06+AM_______

 

 

Aug 20, 2008 … The Free Gaza movement is hoping that the Israeli Navy will arrest them, allowing them to gain worldwide media coverage,…

http://www.israelnationalnews.com/News/News.aspx/127268 

The organizers thereby hope to provoke a clash with the navy that will end with them being forcibly arrested …

http://web.israelinsider.com/Articles/Diplomacy/13036.htm

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Israelis Get Smart: Cause Gaza Boat Flop
23 Aug 2008
Leftist Gaza Boat project flops big time!
Palestinians: Leftist boats didn’t bring any food – just lots of talk!!
So the Leftist propaganda boat project flopped. Israel got smart and let the boats through, thus defusing the antagonist’s desired media spectacle.

http://www.israelforum.org/blog_article.php?aid=1640060

 

 

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Pallywood ‘Free Gaza’ case – Palestinian PR Stunt Fails As Israel Allows Gaza Protest

August 24, 2008

 
http://www.israelnewsagency.com…

Palestinian
PR Stunt Fails As Israel Allows Gaza Protest

A Palestinian
“Exodus”?
The only thing missing was Steven Spielberg and democracy.

 

 

 

By
Joel Leyden
Israel News Agency 

Jerusalem,
Israel — August 23, 2008 … Israel’s PR has always been
lacking. One can find three very well substantiated reasons:
lack of professional public relations manpower in government,
lack of funds and lack of coordinated communications between
the Israel Prime Minister’s Office, the Israel Ministry for
Foreign Affairs and Israel Defense Forces.

But
today was different.
The terror group Hamas tried to stage a media PR event and failed
big time.

 

“We
knew about this Hamas attempt to create a PR event at sea for
weeks,” Ministry of Foreign Affairs Spokesmen Arye Mekel
told the Israel News Agency.

“We
knew who’s on these boats and what they contain, and therefore
we decided weeks ago to allow them to come into Gaza. They were
not carrying weapons and had only a handful of equipment for
the hearing impaired.”

It
appears that hearing aids for Hamas are needed. So are prescription
eyeglasses.

According
to the Israel Defense Forces,
approximately 300 humanitarian trucks filled with food, medical
supplies and fuel pass daily into Gaza. “Gaza has food,”
says Mekel. “They only thing they lack is freedom and democracy.”

Under
the security closure imposed by Israel in June 2007 after Hamas
violently attacked the Palestinian Authority in Gaza, Israel
has allowed tons of UN supplied humanitarian supplies into Gaza.

 

So
as Hamas failed to create an “Exodus” type event at
sea, they also failed to please their own people in Gaza. Since
leaving Cyprus on Friday, the failed PR event staged by the
US – based Free Gaza Movement had always been in doubt.


The residents of Gaza were disappointed by the total lack of
food supposed to have been brought in by the two Palestine boats
carrying international leftist activists.

“Many
people thought these boats would make a significant contribution
to break the siege, not only politically but also in terms of
bringing in goods, equipment, food, and medicine,” one
Gazan said. “However, once it turned out these boats contained
no food and only activists, most people left the beach disappointed.”

Israel
government sources state that tons of UN, US and Israel humanitarian
aid never even reach the citizens of Gaza. The food is confiscated
by Hamas, given to their own people, some of the UN and Red
Cross supplies are sold on the black market and about 30 percent
is simply destroyed to create a PR image of Gazans going hungry.

All
the same it was Pallywood, a Hollywood event which begged hundreds
of Gazans to come to the beach and greet the leftist activists
at the beach.

The
two Palestinian boats, carrying 46 international left-wing activists
who support Hamas suicide bombers and rocket attacks on Israel
towns and cities, reached the Gaza beach at around 6:00 pm today.
The 46 activists from 14 countries included an 81-year-old Catholic
nun and Lauren Booth, the sister-in-law of international Mideast
envoy and former British Prime Minister Tony Blair.

Dozens
of Gazans headed out to sea in fishing boats to welcome the
Hamas supporters. Among these were a Tunisian, German, US citizens,
as well as an Israel activist.

Mekel
confirmed that the failed PR stunt was staged by Hamas.

“One
cannot place any responsibility on the Palestinian Authority
for these theatrics as the PA has no control of Gaza.”

What
Mekel was stating was that this was not a “Palestinian”
public relations event. In fact, the PA and it’s forces have
been at odds with Hamas for many months with much blood shed
between the two. The PA supports the Middle-East peace process,
while Iran backed Hamas continues to openly call for the destruction
of Israel and attacks Israel city and town with Qassam rockets.

The so called “peace activists” which were on their
way to Gaza illustrated a complete and total disregard for innocent
Israel terror victims, said MFA Frimet Roth.

The Israel Foreign Ministry exposed the foreign supporters of
Hamas saying that they did not deserve to be referred to as
“peace activists,” labeling them as a “handful
of provocateurs seeking a public relations stunt who initiated
a political protest aimed at boosting Hamas’ regime of horrors
in Gaza.”

 

“How does such delusional journey promote peace?”
the Israel Foreign Ministry added. “What kind of contribution
does this journey make to the promotion of ideas of reconciliation
and compromise? None.”

Hamas spokesman Sammy Abu Zuhri said that Israel’s initial insistence
on torpedoing the arrival of boats carrying international activists
headed to Gaza “attests to the Israeli distress caused
by this international peace initiative.” There were also
reports that the protesters radio equipment had been jammed
by the IDF.

 

“None
of this was true,” said Mekel. “They were looking
for anything they could find to make a news story out of thin
air. Not one IDF ship was ever seen by these protesters.”

Mekel
pointed out that the decision not to prevent the protesters
from reaching Gaza was “made at the highest level of government.”
Which means that Israel Prime Minister Ehud Olmert, his security
cabinet and Israel’s Minister of Defense and Foreign Affairs
were not going to allow another Pallywood production. In the
past, Palestinians have been filmed being shot and appearing
to be dead. During Operation Defensive Shield Israel video footage
clearly shows Palestinian actors either falling off or getting
off first aid stretchers.

While
Mekel would not admit that it was clearly a public relations
victory for Israel, one can clearly see that Israel has come
a long way in its professional and honest approach with the
media. Even if the IDF has made a mistake for which they could
easily take a spin on, senior officers at the Israel Defense
Forces Spokespersons Office will not allow any lies.

“At
the end of the day, we do need to lie,” said an IDF spokesperson.
“If we make a mistake we will be the first to admit it.
While the international media sees day after day pure propaganda
coming from Gaza. The international media has come to learn
the difference between democracy and free speech at work in
Israel and Hamas terrorism in Gaza. Journalists have long memories.
And many remember Wall Street Journal reporter Daniel Pearl
and the recent kidnappings of journalists in Gaza by Hamas.”

Israel
officials made a point of highlighting that sincere humanitarian
groups could continue to provide humanitarian aid to the Palestinian
population with aid to the UN and International Red Cross through
existing land crossings. Israel has always drawn and respected
the distinction between the civilian population in Gaza and
Iran backed Hamas terrorists.

“They
are very brave, they are very strong, I am proud of them,”
said Samira Ayash, a 65-year-old retired school teacher who
came to watch the failed Gaza PR event. An European reporter
followed Ayash as he returned to Gaza Port. He was greeted by
two young men in beards who shook his hand and then took out
a wallet and handed Ayash money.

Palestinians
are well paid to speak to the press by Hamas.