Israel Navy makes first radio contact with French ship

Navy negotiating with activists aboard 'Dignity,' part of Gaza-bound flotilla, to divert course away from naval blockade; activists say 4 vessels closely following; navy offers activists use of land crossings.

July 19, 2011 11:51
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Israel Navy ships

Israel Navy ships 311. (photo credit: REUTERS)

The Israel Navy has made initial radio contact with the Gaza-bound French Ship Dignity - Al-Karama, the IDF Spokesperson announced Tuesday morning.

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