News from Gaza's Ark

  • Gaza blockade – no signs of loosening

    Gaza's Ark Sep 10, 2014 | 21:16 pm

    Nearly a week after a ceasefire agreement that was believed to include the partially lifting of the blockade on Gaza, no restrictions have been eased, say humanitarians and border guards. NGOs are eager to increase aid to the Palestinian region[…]

  • Radio Interview with Sandra Ruch

    Gaza's Ark Sep 8, 2014 | 02:21 am

    Sandra Ruch, with Gaza's Ark and VOW Peace, discusses the new Freedom Flotilla, and the fate of Gaza's Ark, reflecting the ups and downs of Palestine solidarity activism.   On-Line Listening Download MP3:  

  • Gaza fishermen reap rewards as restrictions eased

    Gaza's Ark Sep 5, 2014 | 21:43 pm

    GAZA CITY (Ma'an) — Palestinian fishermen in Gaza say they are already seeing the benefits of an extended fishing zone, with thousands of kilograms of fresh produce caught only days after Tuesday's ceasefire agreement. Fishermen say they have brought home[…]

  • Ship to Gaza won in court — Israel must return S/V Estelle

    Gaza's Ark Sep 3, 2014 | 16:47 pm

    From an August 31 Press Release: On August 31 an Israeli court issued a verdict in the case by Ship to Gaza Sweden against the Israeli government, regarding the rights to S/V Estelle. The verdict is all in favour of[…]