Shock and Anger: Some reactions to the Gaza flotilla attack

(New items may be added from time to time -JG).

Egypt denies Israeli request to prevent Gaza aid ships from passing through Suez Canal. Here.

“Israeli Defense Minister Ehud Barak warned the Beirut government against allowing an aid ship to depart Lebanon for the besieged Gaza Strip.” Here.

European Parliament condemns Israeli attack. Here.

Israel’s propaganda war – analysis by Fr. Raymond G. Helmick & Dr. Nazir Khaja. Here.

The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) has described Israel’s blockade of the Gaza Strip as a violation of the Geneva Conventions. Here.

“Israel must put forth a ‘daring and assertive political initiative’ in the coming months to emerge from its international isolation of the past year.” Here.

“Malaysia strongly condemns the violent attacks and the disproportionate, indiscriminate and excessive use of force by the Israeli forces” Here.

““Israel now has committed new crimes and is not as untouchable as before. Almost all countries in the world have been critical of its latest attack in one way or another” Here

Australian unions act to isolate Israel. Here.

French cinema chain pulls Israeli film in protest. Here.

“Sometimes the Israeli government does not make it easy for its friends to explain why it behaves the way it does,’ says aid minister Dirk Niebel” Here.

Gaza flotilla drives Israel into a sea of stupidity.  Here.

Protesters prevent unloading of Israeli ship. Here.

Too many among the Israeli press corps allowed themselves to be conscripted.  Here.

Flotilla Check: Facts and Israeli Lies. Here

Turkey closes airspace to Israel military following Gaza flotilla raid. Here.

German motion urges end to Gaza siege. Here.

UK: Intruders acquitted for ‘preventing war-crimes in Gaza’. Here.

Lying about the Gaza Flotilla disaster. Here.

No guns? Must be terrorists! Here.

Gaza ‘flotilla massacre’ backlash continues. Here.