ICC examines Gaza flotilla raid

2013-05-14 22:05

The International Criminal Court's prosecutor says she would open a preliminary examination into the events surrounding the 2010 Israeli raid on a humanitarian aid flotilla bound from Turkey to the Gaza strip.

NPA probing SA journo's detention

2012-11-15 12:57

The NPA is investigating the alleged detention of a South African journalist in Israel during the Gaza ship raid in 2010.

Turkey: Flotilla raid was cause for war

2011-09-12 21:13

Turkey's prime minister says Israel's raid on a Gaza-bound aid flotilla last year was "cause for war" but added that his country showed "patience" and refrained from taking any action.

Netanyahu: I won't apologise

2011-09-04 17:44

Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says he will not apologise to Turkey over an Israeli raid that killed nine Turks on a ship bound for Gaza.

Turkey expels Israeli envoy

2011-09-02 22:40

Turkey has expelled the Israeli ambassador to Ankara and suspended all military ties after a UN report slammed the "excessive" force used in a raid on a Gaza aid flotilla.

Israel ties cool without apology - Turkey

2011-08-17 18:05

Turkish Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan says it is impossible for Turkish-Israeli ties to improve unless Israel apologised and paid compensation.

Gaza-bound yacht escorted to Israel port

2011-07-19 19:17

A French yacht carrying pro-Palestinian activists which was prevented from reaching Gaza by the Israeli navy has been escorted into Ashdod port.

Airlines help Israel bar activists

2011-07-08 14:56

About 200 pro-Palestinian activists have been barred from leaving foreign airports for Israel, where authorities are poised to deport others who fly in.

Greece blocks Gaza flotilla boat

2011-07-04 21:15

Gaza activists say that as the flotilla tried to leave Crete harbour, it has been blocked by Greek forces.

Gaza flotilla plots next move

2011-07-03 16:39

Despite the Greek ban, the Gaza flotilla organisers say they still want to sail in defiance of Israel.


Israel sorry for Turkey flotilla deaths

2013-03-22 17:20

Israel's leader has announced the restoration of normal diplomatic relations with Turkey after apologising for the deaths of nine Turkish activists in a 2009 Israeli naval raid on a Gaza-bound international flotilla.

Watchdog slams Netanyahu over flotilla

2012-06-13 15:02

Israel's state watchdog has criticised Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu over his handling of a 2010 raid on a Gaza-bound flotilla which left nine Turkish nationals dead.

Turkish ship move harsh: Israel

2011-09-09 22:13

A senior Israeli official has called Turkey's announcement that their warships will escort any future convoys to the Gaza Strip as "harsh and serious".

Turkey, Israel urged to improve ties

2011-09-03 10:45

Ban Ki-moon has urged Turkey and Israel to improve their relationship and accept the recommendations of a UN report into the deaths of nine Turks in Israeli attack.

Israel: No apology for raid after UN report

2011-09-02 19:30

Israel will not apologise for a deadly 2010 raid on a flotilla of aid ships, an Israeli diplomatic source said Friday after a UN report criticised the Jewish state for using excessive force.

Israel won't apologise for Turkish deaths

2011-07-21 18:58

An Israeli cabinet minister says Israel won't apologise for killing nine Turkish activists aboard a Gaza-bound flotilla.

French boat to reach Gaza: Organisers

2011-07-18 15:46

A French yacht carrying pro-Palestinian activists which set sail from a Greek island at the weekend is expected to reach the Gaza Strip on Tuesday, say organisers.

Lone boat heads to Gaza

2011-07-06 18:16

A lone French yacht is headed for Gaza after sneaking out of Greek waters in defiance of a ban on the departure of aid ships aiming to run Israel's blockade on the coastal strip.

Gaza flotilla will go ahead: Organisers

2011-07-04 12:31

Organisers of a Gaza-bound flotilla say they have not abandoned their plans to breach Israel's blockade despite a Greek ban on their vessels leaving the country's ports.

Gaza-bound activists in disarray over ban

2011-07-02 14:00

Greece coastguards have enforced a ban on all Gaza-bound ships setting sail from their ports for a second day, throwing pro-Palestinian activists' plans increasingly into disarray.

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