Al Awda (The Return) at Kristiansand, Norway
David Heap, Wendy Goldsmith, Canadian Boat to Gaza, Freedom Flotilla Coalition | The Freedom Flotilla boat Al Awda (The Return) has left the Norwegian port of Bergen, to break the illegal blockade of Gaza. Canadians will be on board, but we need your help to pay for it.
The Women's Boat to Gaza international coalition meeting in Messina, Sicily. Pho
Brent Patterson | The Freedom Flotilla Coalition has announced a Women's Boat to Gaza will set sail in mid-September.
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Riaz Sayani-Mulji | Harry Fear, journalist and documentary maker, describes the devastation caused by the Israeli military during the most recent assault on the Gaza Strip.
Karen DeVito on board the Tahrir
Michael Nenonen | Karen DeVito, an activist on the Canadian Boat to Gaza, was arrested in international waters and held in an Israeli prison for trying to break the siege of Gaza.
Ehab Lotayef and David Heap on CBC Power and Politics
rabbleTV | Ehab Lotayef and David Heap are interviewed about the Canada Boat to Gaza's attempt to break the blockade.
'Our course is the conscience of humanity, our final destination the betterment of humankind.' Less than 75 nautical miles from Gaza, with Majd Kayyal, Karen DeVito, David Heap, Kit Kettridge, Michael Coleman and Ehab Lotayef. Photo Lina Attala
David Heap | One of the Canadians aboard the Tahrir, which attempted to break the Israeli blockade of Gaza earlier this month, gives a detailed account of being stopped at sea and taken to prison.
Canadian Boat to Gaza | On Tuesday, Freedom Waves to Gaza activists detained in Israel -- including Canadians David Heap and Ehab Lotayef -- were told they could be held in prison for two months without charges or trial.
Canadian Boat to Gaza | Despite a threat from an Israeli judge that they could face two months in prison, Canada's Freedom Waves to Gaza activists David Heap and Ehab Lotayef are being released.
Protesters in Toronto, Nov. 4, 2011. Photo: Mick Sweetman
Mick Sweetman | Supporters await word on the crew of the Tahrir, who are currently under arrest in Israel. One electrician at the protest, who worked on the boat just days ago in Turkey, says it was tampered with.
An image released by the Israel Defence Forces (IDF) shows one of the two Gaza-bound boats carrying pro-Palestinian activists in the Mediterranean Sea Nov. 4, 2011. (REUTERS/Handout/IDF)
Canadian Boat to Gaza | They were simply peace activists wanting to connect with civilians in Gaza, and the Israeli military knew that. Yet naked aggression was used against them in international waters.
The Canadian boat to Gaza, The Tahrir, in Greece last July, shortly before its confrontation with Greek authorities, who prevented its sailing to Gaza.
Canadian Boat to Gaza | The Tahrir and the Saoirse have reached international waters, marking the start of the Freedom Waves to Gaza campaign. The boats are in the Mediterranean Sea, preparing to sail for Gaza within hours.