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David Heap and Ehab Latoyef about the Tahrir
David Heap | Canadian activist David Heap writes from an Israeli jail that he was beaten and tasered after refusing to leave the Tahrir as it was taken over by the Israeli navy while en route to Gaza.
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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.
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David Heap and Ehab Lotayef | Written just before the Tahrir and its crew were taken into custody by the Israeli navy, the authors explain why this action is the start of many against the blockade of Gaza by Israel.
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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.
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'Fly In' activists on mass deportation from Israel
Lia Tarachansky | While the remaining boats in the Free Gaza Movement's flotilla are still trying to leave the Greek ports, activists from around the world organized a mass fly-in known as the Flytilla.
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Tahrir activists released from Greek prison
Jase Tanner | Sandra Ruch speaks to PressTV after she and other Canadians aboard the Tahrir, the Canadian Boat to Gaza, were released from Greek detention.
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Canadian Boat to Gaza | Currently, the Canadian Boat to Gaza, the Tahrir, is still trying to gain permission from Greek authorities to sail. We continue to demand that the Greek authorities allow us to leave.
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rabbleTV | Watch a press conference providing updates on the Freedom Flotilla II and the blockade from Greece.
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Lynn Adamson | We are tied up in port, in a different place than the marina where we spent the last several days, after making a break for the sea yesterday afternoon.
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Canadian Boat 'Tahrir' raided by Greek forces
rabbleTV | Press TV in London reports on the raid and interception of the Tahrir, the Canadian Boat to Gaza, by Greek military forces.
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A report from Dylan Penner on board the Tahrir, the Canadian boat to Gaza
rabbleTV | From the port of Agios Nicolaos on the island of Crete, Dylan Penner speaks to supporters of the Freedom Flotilla 2 - Stay Human who gathered at the Human Rights monument in Ottawa.
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"It's free and for your own safety": Ottawa protesters told to get a permit
rabbleTV | Police intervention during an action at the Greek embassy in Ottawa following the decision to stop the Canadian boat, the Tahrir, from going to Gaza.