25 pro-Palestinian activists from Germany stopped upon arrival in Israel

09.07.2011                      07.Tammus, 5771                      Balak

"Gaza-Flieger":

25 pro-Palestinian activists from Germany stopped upon arrival in Israel

Passengers from Lufthansa flight expected to be denied entry to Israel, after 65 other 'fly-in' activists were transferred to detention facilities and 4 were deported; police estimate that bulk of events related to 'fly-in' have ended.

A group of 25 people suspected to be pro-Palestinian activists arrived at Ben-Gurion International Airport on Friday night, and were expected to be denied entry to Israel.
The suspected activists arrived on a Lufthansa flight from Frankfurt late Friday night, after their flight’s departure was delayed due to runway improvement work being conducted at Ben-Gurion International Airport on Friday evening from 19:00 to 22:00….