27.06.2011 25.Siwan, 5771
Netanyahu: Israel will not allow flotilla to breach Gaza naval blockade
Security officials inform cabinet that they have no information indicating that anyone affiliated with a terror group is planning to take part in the flotilla.
Israel will not allow any ships to breach its blockade of the Gaza Strip, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu told his inner cabinet yesterday, during a discussion of the Gaza-bound flotilla expected to set sail tomorrow.
Security officials and Foreign Ministry representatives informed the cabinet that Israel has no information indicating that terrorists or anyone affiliated with a terror group is planning to take part in the flotilla, said a government source. Nonetheless, there may be clashes between Israeli forces and some Arab activists aboard the ships….