Report: 7 "flightilla" passengers removed from Paris flight

By JPOST.COM STAFF
July 7, 2011 20:36

Seven pro-Palestinian activists were removed from a plane departing Paris for Tel Aviv on Thursday, Israel Radio reported citing French sources. The passengers on a Hungarian Malev flight, were reportedly removed at the behest of Israeli authorities.

France on Thursday cautioned its citizens against participating in a mass fly-in called "Welcome to Palestine," in which hundreds of pro-Palestinian activists plan on arriving by air to Israel with the intention of visiting the Palestinian territories and participating in protest activities.


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