and move all goods in and out of Gaza through Egypt. The fact is Israel holds 1.5 million people prisoner in the worlds largest concentration camp because it is a nice little earner for Southern Israel. In face lifting the siege of Gaza totally is likely to cause the collapse of the entire economy of Southern Israel. Hence the reluctance of Israel to end the siege totally.
Law expanding definition of terrorist activity passes first Knesset reading (Haaretz)
from the article: Israel launches campaign to halt Lebanon flotilla bound for Gaza