Navy boards Gaza-bound boats, nobody injured

November 4, 2011 16:28

Navy commandos successfully boarded two Gaza-bound boats attempting to break the blockade of the Gaza Strip on Friday and was leading them to Ashdod Port, the IDF spokesman's office said.

The boats were boarded after they failed to heed Israeli instructions to stop their progress towards Gaza. According to the IDF, nobody was injured during the boarding of the boats.

The activists will be turned over to police and immigration authorities upon their arrival at Ashdod.

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