Report: Gaza-bound flotilla leaves Istanbul for Gaza

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May 23, 2010 09:28

 
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Three ships have left Istanbul for the Gaza port, aiming to break the Israeli naval blockade, Israel Radio reported on Sunday morning.

Al-Jazeera reported that five passenger boats, also part of the 'Freedom Flotilla,' will rendez-vous with the three ships in international waters before sailing to Gaza. The three ships are carrying 600 pro-Palestinian activists and 10,000 tons of supplies intended to aid the population of Gaza.

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