The Israeli navy boarded the vessel in international waters approximately 1,000 miles off the coast of Eliat, Israel.
Islam Shahwan, a spokesman for Gaza's interior ministry, dismissed the IDF's announcement as an attempt by Israel to justify its continuing blockade. "The Palestinian resistance is not naive to send this amount of weapons through the sea while it is totally under siege in the Gaza strip."
Notable deaths of 2014 [PHOTOS]
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