A union of port workers in Durban, South Africa, South African Transport and Allied Workers Union (SATAWU), has declared that it will refuse to unload cargo from Israeli ships, reports Pulse Media. The SATAWU general secretary Randall Howard stated yesterday that the union supports the "historic and heroic struggle of the Palestinian people for self-determination". In regards to which products will be blocked from being unloaded, Howard stated that the union wouldn't differentiate between vegetables and weaponry, all Israeli products will be barred from entry into the South African market.
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This blog came about spontaneously (titled 'Gaza Peace n' Freedom') in the midst of the January 2009 Gaza Massacre, seeking to present links, photos and videos of a fraction of the multitude of protests occuring around the world with the objective of letting the people of Gaza know that they are not alone, letting the Israeli warmongers know that their crimes will not be forgotten.