Gylsen, Vyara

Vyara Gylsen
1 October 2016News

Women from 12 countries prepare to break Israel’s criminal siege

Members of the Women’s Boat to Gaza crew on Zaytouna-Oliva in the port of Ajaccio, Corsica, on 19 September. Photo: Women’s Boat to Gaza

On 27 September, the Women’s Boat to Gaza (WBG) set sail in the boat Zaytouna-Oliva from its final port in Messina, Italy, to denounce and break the illegal Israeli blockade of Gaza. A second boat, the Amal-Hope II, was making final preparations and was scheduled to depart from Messina soon after. Both boats were expected to arrive…