closing a life line - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Jan Elshout
    • 11.02.13 | 19:01 (IST)

    You can only close tunnels after normalisering in/out traffic to/from Gaza. Now they are a life line. There is nothing in international law allowing to cut off a whole population from its normal requirements. They are now starting at the wrong side: first you should normalize traffic and after that the tunnels are not needed anyway.

    from the article: Hamas: Egypt destroying Gaza smuggling tunnels by flooding them
    First published 01:10 11.02.13 | Last updated 01:10 11.02.13
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