Associates close to Netanyahu and Ya'alon called draft review of Operation Protective Edge 'an unserious report that reeks of politicking.'12:47 06.05.16 | 0 comments
http://www.yale.edu/lawweb/avalon/mideast/arm01.htm A1,p2 "No aggressive action by the armed forces-land, sea, or air-of either Party shall be undertaken, planned, or threatened against the people or the armed forces of the other;" Closing the Strait to shipping is a clearly aggressive action against Israel. VIII,p2: "The area thus demilitarized shall be as follows:". When the Egyptian army moved into the demilitarized zone, it violated the armistice. As the UNSG said in http://domino.un.org/UNISPAL.NSF/eed216406b50bf6485256ce10072f637/44c971ced20b476705256559005be4a5!OpenDocument, "The freedom of navigation through the Strait of Tiran is not, however, the only immediate issue ... Other problems, such as sabotage and terrorist activities and rights of cultivation in disputed areas in the Demilitarized Zone between Israel and Syria, will, unless controlled, almost surely lead to further serious fighting." Arabs violated the armistice in many ways, but JB can't admit that.