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Egyptian MPs tell of horror aboard attacked Gaza-bound ship
"It was hell on the sea. I saw Israeli soldiers killing activists in cold blood and then walking on their bodies," Farouq, who was one of more than 700 activists aboard the Freedom Flotilla attacked by Israeli commandos, said on Tuesday in Cairo.
- By Ramadan Al Sherbini, Correspondent
- Published: 19:34 June 1, 2010
- Israeli helicopters circle above a ship of the Gaza-bound Freedom Flotilla as a warship intercepts the vessel in the Mediterranean Sea on Monday. In a pre-dawn raid, Israeli commandos stormed the lead vessel, Mavi Marmara, and fired indiscriminately at passengers.
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