No Violence As Israel Blocks Activists from Breaking Through Naval Blockade of Gaza Strip

Israeli Naval vessel intercepts pro-Palestinian flotilla in 2010 / AP

JERUSALEM—Five years after nine Turkish activists were killed in an attempt to break through Israel’s naval blockade of the Gaza Strip, a vessel attempting the same mission was boarded Monday by Israeli naval commandos and directed to an Israeli port. A military spokesman described the seizure of the ship as “uneventful.”