BREAKING: Egyptian journalist among those on captured Gaza aid boats

Ahram Online, Friday 4 Nov 2011

An Egyptian journalist is among the passengers of the aid flotilla to Gaza which was intercepted by the Israeli navy and forced to land in the Israel port of Ashdod.

Lina Attallah, the managing editor of Al Masry Al Youm English, was travelling with the Freedom Waves to Gaza, the flotilla of two Irish and Canadian vessels which was aiming to bring US$30,000 of medical aid to the besieged Palestinian territory.




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