Navy chief calls on world to stop ‚hateful‘ flotilla

20.06.2011                      18.Siwan, 5771

"Friedensflottille II":

Navy chief calls on world to stop 'hateful' flotilla

'Mavi Marmara' has backed out but IDF still prepping on all fronts; "We have not yet breathed a sigh of relief," says diplomat.

Commander of the Israeli Navy Vice-Admiral Eliezer Merom called on the world to take action to stop what he termed a "provocative and hateful" flotilla that is planning to sail to the Gaza Strip later this month.
"Allowing ships to sail to Gaza will enable Hamas, which is a radical terror organization operating under Iran, to arm itself with advanced weaponry and to threaten Israel with rockets and missiles," Merom said….