MACEDONIANS ON AID SHIP ALIVE AND TAKEN INTO CUSTODY IN ISRAEL
Jasmin Rexhepi (28) and Sami Emini (57) from Skopje and 50-year old Sead Hasipi from Kumanovo are the three Macedonian nationals, who were on board on one of the ships carrying humanitarian aid attacked by Israeli forces in international waters nearby the Gaza Strip, are alive and are taken into custody in Israel.
Their relatives early Tuesday have been informed from the Macedonian Embassy in Israel that they will be deported to Turkey today or tomorrow together with detained passengers from humanitarian flotilla, and from there they will return to Macedonia. Turkish authorities confirmed the information for the fate of the Macedonian nationals.
On Monday, at least 19 people died and 26 are injured after Israeli commandos stormed a convoy of ships carrying aid to the Gaza Strip.