Navy intercepts Gaza-bound boats, nobody injured
By REUTERS, YAAKOV LAPPIN AND JPOST.COM
Flotilla boarded after activists refuse military’s calls to stop their progress towards Gaza; Navy escorts ships to Ashdod Port.
The Navy successfully boarded two Gaza-bound boats attempting to break the blockade of the Gaza Strip on Friday and lead them to Ashdod Port, the IDF spokesman’s office said.
The Canadian Tahrir and Irish Saoirse were boarded after they failed to heed Israeli instructions to stop their progress towards Gaza. According to the IDF, nobody was injured during the boarding of the boats.