Israel Warns Journalists: Do Not Sail With Gaza Flotilla

By: Roy Greenslade | Guardian.co.uk

Israel has warned foreign journalists they face being barred from the country for 10 years if they board a new Gaza flotilla.

Some 500 pro-Palestinian activists are said to be preparing to sail in as many as a dozen ships to carry aid supplies and break the Israeli naval blockade of the Gaza Strip.

In an emailed statement to Reuters and other international news organisations, Oren Helman, director of Israel’s government press office, said participation in the flotilla would be “an intentional violation” of Israeli law.

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