Ship to Gaza vessel Marianne taken to Ashdod

Press release Created 29/6 2015 at 23:44

The hijacked Ship to Gaza trawler Marianne of Gothenburg, Israeli web paper Ynet reports, anchored at the Israeli port in Ashdod this evening,  just before 21.00PM (Swedish time). Ynet quotes an Israeli military spokesperson who claims everyone on board not being Israeli citizens will be interrogated and quickly expelled by plane. The Israeli citizens will, according to Ynet, be arrested by the Israeli police. MK Basel Ghattas, with parliamentary immunity, seems to be released, according to other sources. Presently, we don't have any further information about the Israeli journalist Oham Chamo, working for Israeli TV2. Chamo have been on board at Marianne as a reporting journalist.