Uploaded on Jun 1, 2010
Videographer Kenny Snodgrass, Actives and Author of From Victimization to Empowerment. www.trafford.com/07-0913 This rally and demonstration was against the Israeli murderous, terrorist assault on the Freedom Flotilla of boats carrying some 700 unarmed civilians, human rights activists from 40 nations around the world, and over 10 tons of Humanitarian aid to Gaza. In international waters.
It was sponsored by the Congress of Arab American Organizations, Palestine Cultural Office Jewish Voice for Peace-Detroit and the Michigan Emergency committee Against War and Injustice, and many other community peace organization. Demanding an independent international investigation, and to suspend aid until Israel abides by international law.
Jewish Voice for Peace propose we demand that President Obama and Congress call for an immediate lifting of the siege of Gaza, an international and impartial investigation into the tragic killing of civilians in a humanitarian mission, and the suspension of military aid to Israel until he can assure the American public that our aid is not used to commit similar abuses.
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Cuba has said this was a criminal attack by Israeli government, ordering it's Army, it's special forces commandos to attack flotilla of boats which, was in international waters, transporting humanitarian aid to the Palestinian people resident in the Gaza Strip.
They calls on the international community and peace-loving peoples to demand the immediate lifting by the Israeli authorities of the illegal, ruthless and genocidal blockade of the Palestinian people in the Gaza Strip.
The President of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela, Commander Hugo Chávez, emphatically condemns the brutal massacre perpetrated by the State of Israel against the members of the Liberty Flotilla, as a result of the war action started by the Israeli Army against defenseless civilians. Who were trying to carry humanitarian aid supplies to the Palestine people of the Gaza Strip, who are victim of the criminal blockage imposed by the State of Israel.
President Hugo Chávez, on behalf of his government and the Venezuelan people, expresses his deepest regret and sends his deepest condolences to the families and relatives of the heroes who have been victim of this state crime, and commit to honor their memory and to give the necessary help so that the responsible of this murderers are
We still don't know the names of 9 people who were killed, how many were injure, or whereabouts of more than 600 activists still being held illegally by Israel. Now release!
But we can call on President Obama and Congress and ask for an impartial investigation into the tragic killing of civilians in a humanitarian mission, and the suspension of military aid to Israel, and If necessary we should Boycott Israel until they can assure the American public that our aid will not used to commit similar abuses and atrocity!
Videographer By Kenny Snodgrass, Actives and Author of From Victimization to Empowerment. www.trafford.com/07-0913 - eBook available at ebookstore.sony.com