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    Aid ships poised to defy Gaza blockade

    A convoy of ships containing pro-Palestinian activists and aid destined for the blockaded Gaza Strip on Sunday prepared to steam south from Cyprus towards Israeli naval vessels determined to stop them. The ships, carrying more than 700 passengers, are readying for the last leg of a high-profile mission to deliver tonnes of aid to Gaza, which has been under a crippling Israeli blockade since 2007. Duration: 01:27