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I.H.H. Condemns Osama Bin Laden Killing, Plans New Flotilla

3:23 PM, May 18, 2011 • By DANIEL HALPER
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According to the Meir Amit Intelligence and Terrorism Information Center, the Turkish Islamist group I.H.H. has condemned America's killing of Osama bin Laden:

Turkish Islamist organizations at a press conference convened at the Reşadiye Hotel in Istanbul to denounce the killing of Osama bin Laden. An IHH representative denounced "American terrorism," saying that killing bin Laden was clearly an illegal act (Photo from the verfecr.com website). The banner reads "We condemn American terrorism."

Read more about the condemnation of America here.

I.H.H., the Turkish group that tried to run the Gaza blockade last year, is planning to do it again. Ynet reports:

The Turkish IHH organization announced Wednesday that the Mavi Marmara ship, which was subjected to a deadly IDF raid while attempting to breach Israel's maritime blockade on the Gaza Strip last May, is ready for set sail once more.
"Even if we sacrifice shahids (martyrs) for this cause, we will be on the side of justice," IHH President Bulent Yildirim said in a recent television interview.
According to the Islamic organization, which is recognized by Israel and other nations as a terrorist movement, the Mavi Marmara – upon which nine Turkish activists were killed in a clash with Navy commandos – has suffered severe damage during last May's events. The IHH said the vessel's engine was intentionally destroyed when the ship was towed by the Israeli authorities to the Ashdod Port, and its deck and command bridge were wrecked.

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