Israel accepts Greek offer to transport flotilla’s aid to Gaza; ships due to depart Monday

04.07.2011                      02.Tammus, 5771

"Friedensflottille II":

Israel accepts Greek offer to transport flotilla’s aid to Gaza; ships due to depart Monday

As part of compromise intended to end flotilla affair, Greece offers to transport humanitarian aid to Gaza using Greek governmental ships; flotilla organizers: Move will not end siege.

Israel has agreed to the Greek government's offer Sunday to send the flotilla’s humanitarian aid to Gaza with Greek diplomats, under UN supervision. The offer is intended to serve as a compromise in order to end the flotilla affair.
According to a separate report, Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas also expressed support for the Greece government’s offer….