2009 Gaza Flotilla

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2009 Gaza Flotilla The Free Gaza Movement departed from Larnaca Port for the Gaza Strip at 10am, Thursday 25 June. Two ships, the Free Gaza and the Spirit of Humanity, with 3 tons of medical supplies, 15 tons of cement, suitcases full of toys, crayons and coloring books for children, as well as activists and journalists from 14 countries, including Nobel laureate Mairead Maguire and former U.S. Congresswoman and presidential candidate Cynthia McKinney.

Known Participants

Passengers on the boat named Spirit of Humanity formerly known as the Arion.[1]

Passengers on the boat named Free Gaza

External Links

  • Bahrain Gulf Weekly , Article detailing account of repatriation of Bahrain citizens arrested while participating in the flotilla