Bottom line is that Israel needs Turkey more than Turkey needs Israel - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • UnsavoryEcho
    • 17.07.11 | 07:09 (IDT)

    And bottom line, an apology is more than warranted. Face it, the IDF troops found themselves taken off guard, beaten, and humiliated by activists using improvised weapons to repel their assault on the boat, and they reacted with vengeful rampage...the forensics have essentially shown that. Israel doesn't have to admit fault for trying to stop the flotilla - but it DOES need to apologize for the breakdown and loss of control of its troops in their effort to do so.

    from the article: Defense officials: Israel considering apology to Turkey over deadly Gaza flotilla raid
    First published 01:44 17.07.11 | Last updated 01:44 17.07.11
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