Free Gaza Movement Supports Call for Military Embargo on Israel

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July 9, 2011


Image by Cau Napoli via Flickr


(London, 9 July 2011) – The Free Gaza Movement welcomes, endorses, and supports the Palestinian Boycott National Committee (BNC) call for an immediate and comprehensive military embargo on Israel.

Freedom Flotilla II, and Israel’s attempts to thwart it through outrageous acts of intimidation, lies, threats of violence, and sabotage, has reminded the world that the criminal blockade on the Gaza Strip is still in force, depriving Palestinian civilians of their basic rights.

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Hedy Epstein: Dedicated to peace talks about Gaza

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July 22, 2009

This Free Gaza video is an interview with a great woman, Hedy Epstein, just turned 85. She has dedicated her life to working for peace and human rights. In June she was going to sail to Gaza with the other 21 volunteers on board the Spirit of Humanity. But she was attacked just days before she was to leave for Cyprus. She was walking home, when she was thrown on the ground, cutting both knees and gashing her chin. She talks to us from her home in St. Louis, Missouri.

interview by Dianne Lee
Footage : ISM Palestine
Images : Sameh A. Habeeb
Images : The Free Gaza Movement
Images : MachsomWacth
Sound track : Plastilina Luminosa

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