Participants on the Audacity of Hope, the US Boat to Gaza have announced that the Greek Coast Guard ordered them to return to port. A Reuters story, just in, says the Greek government is stopping ALL ships from heading to Gaza.
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At 9:45 am EST, the Audacity of Hope set sail from Greece, but less than half an hour later the Greek Coast Guard stopped the boat and demanded it return to port (see updates below).
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We urge you to immediately contact the Greek Embassy in Washington, DC at 202-939-1300 and the Greek consulate in your city. Tell them to let The Audacity of Hope leave Athens safely and sail to Gaza.