Unity Coalition for Israel
Editor's Note: Monday May 31, 2010
The latest tragic attack on Israeli sovereignty is the "flotilla" of "relief goods" destined for Gaza. Israel was completely willing to facillitate the distribution of those goods but was met with a planned ambush.
Please be informed of the facts and inform your friends.
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1. Chief of the General Staff: 'The soldiers followed their orders.', IDF.il, IDF Spokesperson
2. All aboard! Obama pals back violent Gaza flotilla, WND.com, Aaron Klein
3. A brutal ambush at sea, YnetNews.com, Ron Ben-Yishai
4. Selling Out Israel for the Praise of Dictatorships and Rivals, JINSA.org, JINSA Report
Chief of the General Staff: 'The soldiers followed their orders.'
IDF.il, May 31, 2010
Lt. Gen. Gabi Ashkenazi
“There was extreme violence from the moment we arrived onto the ship,” noted Lt. Gen. Gabi Ashkenazi “These actions took place in order to prevent unsupervised infiltration of people or cargo into the Gaza Strip."
A press conference was held Monday (May 31) following IDF actions Sunday evening with regards to the provocation aid flotilla to the Gaza Strip. The press conference included remarks by Minister of Defense Ehud Barak, Chief of the General Staff Lt. Gen. Gabi Ashkenazi and Israeli Naval Commander Maj. Eliezer Marom.
All aboard! Obama pals back violent Gaza flotilla
WND.com, May 31, 2010
Obama pals, flotilla backers: William Ayers and Bernardine Dohrn]
The group behind the Gaza flotilla that engaged in deadly clashes with Israeli commandos today counts among its top supporters the friends and associates of President Barack Obama, namely the founders of the Weather Underground terrorist organization, William Ayers and Bernardine Dohrn, as well as Jodie Evans, the leader of the radical activist organization Code Pink.
A brutal ambush at sea
YnetNews.com, May 31, 2010
Ron Ben Yishai recounts bloody clash aboard Gaza-bound vessel: The lacking crowd-dispersal means, the brutal violence of ‘peace activists,’ and the attempt to bring down an IDF helicopter
Our Navy commandoes fell right into the hands of the Gaza mission members. A few minutes before the takeover attempt aboard the Marmara got underway, the operation commander was told that 20 people were waiting on the deck where a helicopter was to deploy the first team of the elite Flotilla 13 unit. The original plan was to disembark on the top deck, and from there rush to the vessel’s bridge and order the Marmara’s captain to stop.
Selling Out Israel for the Praise of Dictatorships and Rivals
JINSA.org, May 31, 2010
On Friday, as Americans were heading off for the long Memorial Day holiday, the Obama Administration threw Israel down the well as the U.S. delegation to the Nuclear Non Proliferation Treaty Review in New York voted for the conference final document, in which the Arab states demanded–and won–the singling out of Israel.