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Diplomacy: 7 November, 2010

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Israel denied entry to Mehmet Kaplan, member of the Swedish parliament who participated in the Gaza Freedom Flotilla. Kaplan was detained in the Refused Entry room at Ben Gurion Airport. He had come to Israel to file a complaint with the police against the Israeli army for abduction, armed robbery, denial of liberty, and violence. (Hebrew)

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November 7th, 2010 at 7:31 pm

Military and Security Forces: 2 November, 2010

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Israeli artist Dror Feiler intends to file a complaint in the police and press charges in a class action about abduction, unlawful detention, abuse, and armed robbery. Feiler, who lives in Sweden, was one of the members of the Swedish delegation on the flotilla from Greece to Gaza, and he claims that among the items stolen from him are a saxophone and video cameras (Hebrew).

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November 2nd, 2010 at 6:09 pm